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Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Español (Spanish)

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“The Modern and the Postmodern Part I” covers the first half of a full semester course on European history, literature and philosophy. We begin with Immanuel Kant and Jean Jacques Rousseau and conclude with Friedrich Nietzsche and Charles Baudelaire and a very quick look at painting at the time they wrote. Although in the final week themes of postmodernism begin to emerge, a discussion of how modernism becomes postmodernism is at the heart of Part II of this course....
2 readings
2 lecturas
Syllabus10m
Course Logistics10m
1 hora para completar

Philosophy, Modernity, and Intellectual History

Why is philosophy relevant to modernity? Through reading Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Immanuel Kant, we examine philosophy as a reflection on modernity and progress....
2 videos (Total 24 minutos), 1 reading
2 videos
Philosophy, Modernity, and Intellectual History II9m
1 lectura
Philosophy and Modernity -- Kant10m
Semana
2
1 hora para completar

What is Enlightenment?

Using Rousseau’s Discourse on the Origins of Inequality, we study how the pursuit of knowledge is related to the politics of inequality....
4 videos (Total 61 minutos), 1 reading
4 videos
What is Enlightenment? II15m
What is Enlightenment? III14m
What is Enlightenment? IV16m
1 lectura
What is Enlightenment?--Rousseau10m
Semana
3
3 horas para completar

From Enlightenment to Revolution

Karl Marx is our focus here as we move from a consideration of ideas to a confrontation with alienation, class struggle and revolution....
5 videos (Total 60 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
From Enlightenment to Revolution II12m
From Enlightenment to Revolution III9m
From Enlightenment to Revolution IV12m
From Enlightenment to Revolution V13m
1 lectura
From Enlightenment to Revolution--Marx10m
Semana
4
3 horas para completar

Modernism and Art for Art's Sake

We read Flaubert’s Madame Bovary as a reflection on convention, stupidity and art in the wake of the failures of mid-19th century revolution....
4 videos (Total 59 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Modernism and Art for Art's Sake II14m
Modernism and Art for Art's Sake III14m
Modernism and Art for Art's Sake IV17m
1 lectura
Modernism and Art for Art's Sake--Flaubert10m
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por NMJan 8th 2016

One of the best professors i've ever come across! If the teacher is so passionate about the subject material as well as conveying the ideas, the course will be excellent. This is one of those courses.

por ARDec 25th 2017

I Like How Professor Roth remains objective throughout the course without letting his personal opinions hindering his teaching in any way.Enjoyed the course Very much!Highly recommend.

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