Styles of Philosophical Discourse|
In addidtion to the general discussion of philosophical style and the role of writing in philosophical thought, the more specific focus of the course will be on philosophical aphorisms and meditations. Authors discussed include Roland Barthes, Theodor Adorno, Pascal, Montaigne, Descartes, Nietzsche, Marcus Aurelius, and Bonaventure.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (COL)(SISP-Phil Ethic)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Authors studied include Plato, Montaigne, Descartes, Hegel, and Wittgenstein.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Class presentations and a term paper.
|Instructor(s): Lang,Berel Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: BTFDC312; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 15||SR major: 5||JR major: 3|| || |
|Seats Available: 5||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 5||JR non-major: 2||SO: 0||FR: X|
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