Phil 2008 Contemporary Philosophy

Syllabus Spring 2014

Required Readings on Reserve in the Library or On Line
Nicolas Berdyaev, "The Christian Morality is the Morality of Strength" and "The Bourgeois Mind."
Ludwig Feuerbach, selection from The Essence of Christianity
Hans-Georg Gadamer, selection from Truth and Method
G.W.F. Hegel, selections from Logic and The Phenomenology of Spirit
Martin Heidegger, selection from Being and Time
Edmund Husserl, selection from "Philosophy as Rigorous Science"
Immanuel Kant, selection from Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason
Søren Kierkegaard, selections from The Present Age, Fear and TremblingPhilosophical Fragments and Concluding Unscientific Postscript
Joseph Koterski, S.J. "Unreliable Tools"
Gerald McCool, S.J., selection from Catholic Theology in the Nineteenth Century
Emmanuel Mounier, selections from A Personalist Manifesto and Personalism
Friedrich Nietzsche, "On Truth and Falsity in Their Extramoral Sense" and selections from The Birth of TragedyOn the Genealogy of Morals and Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Pope John Paul II, selection from Crossing the Threshold of Hope
Jean Paul Sartre, "The Humanism of Existentialism"
Edith Stein, selections from Finite and Eternal Being and The Science of the Cross
Ludwig Wittgenstein, selections from the Tractus Logico-Philosophicus and Philosophical Investigations        

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