GERMAN 402 - Twentieth-Century German and European Thought
Winter 2019, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: German (GERMAN)
Department: LSA Germanic Languages & Literatures

Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
ULWR
Other:
WorldLit
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Other Course Info:
Taught in English.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course will present a survey of some of the principal European intellectual movements of the twentieth century, concentrating on the seminal theoretical moments and movements during the long twentieth century.

Readings include texts by Friedrich Nietzsche, Sigmund Freud, Martin Heidegger, the philosophers of the Frankfurt school such as Walter Benjamin and Theodor W. Adorno, and political philosophers such as Carl Schmitt and Hannah Arendt; non-German authors include George Bataille, Jaques Derrida, and Michel Foucault. We will also look at some literary texts by Kafka, Camus, and Ernst Juenger.

Schedule

GERMAN 402 - Twentieth-Century German and European Thought
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 In Person
18002
Open
4
 
-
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM

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