PHILOSOPHY OF HISTORY
cod. 1000689

Academic year 2024/25
2° year of course - First semester
Professor
Pierfrancesco FIORATO
Academic discipline
Filosofia morale (M-FIL/03)
Field
Istituzioni di filosofia
Type of training activity
Related/supplementary
30 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit
in ITALIAN

Learning objectives

Direct acquaintance with one or more works of the philosophical tradition. Comprehension and contextualization of each work in its theoretical and historical dimensions. Development of ability to analyze and critically understand philosophical texts, and in particular to identify and evaluate argumentations, through guided reading and discussion of the work/s, or by individual study of the work/s.

Prerequisites

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Course unit content

THE UTOPIAN PHILOSOPHY OF ERNST BLOCH: AN INTRODUCTION

Full programme

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Bibliography

Ernst Bloch, The Principle of Hope, The MIT Press, 1995, Vol. 1, chapter 20
Ernst Bloch, The Spirit of Utopia, Stanford University Press, 2000: The Shape of the Inconstruable Question
Ernst Bloch, Experimentum Mundi, Suhrkamp, Frankfurt a.M. 1975, §§ 19-24, 40

Teaching methods

Taught lectures; readings of key texts

Assessment methods and criteria

Final oral examination

Other information

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