Advanced studies in Cultural Anthropology B

lfilo2313  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Advanced studies in Cultural Anthropology B
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
5 credits
30.0 h

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2020-2021
Frogneux Nathalie;
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 :

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

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

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
Certificat universitaire en philosophie (approfondissement)

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

Master [120] in Sciences of Religions

Master [120] in Ethics

Master [60] in Philosophy

Master [120] in Philosophy