Advanced studies in Cultural Anthropology A

lfilo2310  2018-2019  Louvain-la-Neuve

Advanced studies in Cultural Anthropology A
5 credits
30.0 h

  This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2018-2019 !

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.

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


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 o relate questions of philsophy of culture to questions in cultural anthropology
- to take account of cultural dimensions within philosophical reflection


The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Teaching methods
Evaluation methods
Other information
- C. Castoriadis, L'institution imaginaire de la société, Seuil, Paris, 1999.
- La montée de l'insignifiance, Paris, Seuil, 1996.
- Fait et à Faire, Paris : Seuil, 2008.
- Domaines de l'homme, Seuil, Paris, 1999.
- Le monde morcelé, Paris : Seuil, 2000.
Faculty or entity

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

Title of the programme
Master [60] in Philosophy

Master [120] in Anthropology

Master [120] in Philosophy

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

Master [120] in Ethics

Master [120] in Sciences of Religions