Advanced studies in Cultural Anthropology B

lfilo2313  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

Advanced studies in Cultural Anthropology B
5.00 credits
30.0 h

  This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2021-2022 !

Frogneux Nathalie;
Reading knowledge of English sufficient to allow for the study of contempoaray texts in the philosophy of the human sciences
Main themes
The course will attempt to present concepts of culture, as well as certain elements of the evolution and interrelation of different cultures.
Various texts in philosophy and the humans sciences will be analyzed in the study of this notion of culture.
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Upon completion of the course the student shall be able to :
- identify several broad tendencies in the philosophy of culture
- understand the conditions of intercultural dialogue
- relate questions of philsophy of culture to questions in cultural anthropology
- to take account of cultural dimensions within philosophical reflection
Teaching methods
Formal lectures.
Les ouvrages de références :
            C. Castoriadis, L'institution imaginaire de la société
            C. Castoriadis, La montée de l'insignifiance
            C. Castoriadis, Le monde morcelé
            C. Castoriadis, Sujet et vérité dans le monde social historique
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Philosophy

Master [120] in Ethics

Master [60] in Philosophy

Certificat universitaire en philosophie (approfondissement)

Master [120] in Sciences of Religions

Master [120] in French and Romance Languages and Literatures : French as a Foreign Language