Universität Wien FIND

180001 EV-L STEOP: Theoretical Philosophy (2016S)

8.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie
STEOP

This is an introduction to theoretical philosophy. Central topics will be:

- the concept of knowledge
- epistemic scepticism
- causality
- social construction
- personal identity
- the problem of other minds
- personal names
- slurs
- tradition and critique in science
- realism and instrumentalism

Details

Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

None

Monday 07.03. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 14.03. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 04.04. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Saturday 09.04. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal II NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 11.04. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Saturday 16.04. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal II NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 18.04. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 25.04. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Saturday 30.04. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal II NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 02.05. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Saturday 07.05. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 09.05. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 23.05. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 30.05. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 06.06. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 13.06. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 20.06. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4
Monday 27.06. 15:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal D Unicampus Hof 10 Hirnforschungzentrum Spitalgasse 4

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim is an understanding of some central themes of theoretical philosophy. The contents are as given above. Method: lectures and discussion (primarily) in the tutorials.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam -- as auxiliary means are permitted only tdictionaries, in case the mother tongue is not German

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The ability to present some basic concepts and ideas at least roughly.

Examination topics

The material fo the lectures and the literature mentioned

Reading list

On Moodle and in the Reader

Association in the course directory

BA M 1.1 (StEOP Modul 1.1)

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