Universität Wien FIND

180230 SE Genealogy of Knowledge (2010W)

6.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: German, English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Saturday 09.10. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 13.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 16.10. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 20.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 23.10. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 27.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 30.10. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 03.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 06.11. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 10.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 13.11. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 17.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 20.11. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 24.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 27.11. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 01.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 04.12. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 11.12. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 15.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 18.12. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 12.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 15.01. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 19.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 22.01. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 26.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Saturday 29.01. 15:15 - 16:45 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Critical engagement with Edward Craig's and Bernard Williams' work on the "genealogy of knowledge".

Assessment and permitted materials

regular attendance, active participation in discussions, presentation, a 15-20 page essay on a topic related to the course.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Seminar with obligatory attendance, detailed engagement with texts, student presentations, discussions.

Reading list

A good understanding of Craig's and Williams' ideas on the genealogy of knowledge; familiarity with the secondary literature.
E. Craig, Knowledge and the State of Nature, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990.

M. Fricker, Epistemic Injustice: Power and the Ethics of Knowing, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.

B. Williams, Truth and Truthfulness: An Essay in Genealogy, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002.


Association in the course directory

MA M 1, § 4.1.4, HPS M04

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