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PH201 – History of Modern European Philosophy

A study of the development of European philosophical 'modernity' and of the 'modern' concept of the subject or self. While the course focuses on major ethical, epistemological, and metaphysical developments from the beginning of the 17th century to the end of the 19th century, it begins by situating these issues in the history of medieval philosophy. Philosophers covered may include Augustine, Thomas Aquinas, Descartes, Spinoza, Hume, Kant, Hegel, Marx, Kierkegaard, Mill, and Nietzsche, among others. Meets the Critical Perspectives: The West in Time requirement. (Not offered 2018-19).


TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
Fall 2017 Block 3 History of Modern European Philosophy Jonathan Lee Armstrong Hall 342 25/-2 01/19/2018
Spring 2018 Block 7 History of Modern European Philosophy Alberto Hernandez-Lemus TBA 25/1 01/19/2018