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2022 Spring

PHILOSOPHY & SOCIETY - PHI385/PHI585 Spring 2022

Jiri Kasny
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Here is the course outline:

1. Introduction

Feb 7

Philosophy and Society

2. Constitution and Virtues

Feb 14

The constitution of the city and the virtues of its citizens

3. Medieval Society

Feb 21

A perfect society in the Middle Ages

4. Modern Society

Feb 28

Modern world in ongoing progress

5. Enlightenment Society

Mar 7

Immanuel Kant

6. Autonomy

Mar 14

Modern autonomy and freedom

7. Marxism

Mar 21

Karl Marx: ideology and social theory

8. Society as Order

Apr 4

Planned and spontaneous order

9. Person

Apr 11

Person in society

10. Person

Apr 25

Person in modern society

11. Family

May 2

Family and society

12. Ethics and Law

May 9

Ethics and law in society

13. Home Essay 3

May 16

Presentation and discussion

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