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French Philosophy in Context: 1930 to the Present

An exploration of the development of French philosophy from the interwar period to the present. Using the city of Paris as its context, the course examines how dramatic social and political challenges influenced the paths of French philosophical reflection, moving thinkers to question the foundations of knowledge, morals, and politics, leading ultimately to what might be called a “decentered” cosmopolitanism. Taught in Paris. (Not offered 2021-22).

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: AIM

1 unit

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