Saint-Louis University - Bruxelles

FILO1311 - Philosophy of culture and history

Credits : 5

Lecturer :
Mode of delivery :
Face-to-face , second term, 45 hours of theory.

Timetable :
Second term
Thursday from 09:30 to 12:30

Language of instruction :

Learning outcomes :
To question the role of the history and of culture in the collective creation of the sense, and to show the impact on both the historical profession (through the eyes of epistemology) and philosophy itself; to criticise all the simplistic visions of history (pure determinism, absolute contingency, simple linearity, etc.) through a demonstration of the multiplicity of possible concerns, and think of history as a place of critique itself and of the reflexivity of the sense.

Prerequisites :
For the Bachelor in Law :

For the Bachelor in History :

For the Bachelor in Information and Communication :

For the Bachelor in French and Romance Languages and Letters : General :

For the Bachelor in Philosophy :

For the Bachelor in Economics and Management :

For the Bachelor in Political Sciences: General :

For the Bachelor in Sociology and Anthropology :

Co-requisites :

Course contents :
This year, the course will focus on the issue of the link between subjectivity and history by Ricoeur, Foucault and Deleuze.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods :

Assessment methods and criteria :
Oral examination.

Recommended or required reading :
Provided in class.

Other information :