711-0101/07 – Philosophical Anthropology (FilAntr)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits2
Subject guarantorprof. PhDr. Jaromír Feber, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. PhDr. Jaromír Feber, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year4Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
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FEB40 prof. PhDr. Jaromír Feber, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to characterize the main contemporary anthropological conceptions, to analyze and to summarize the answers to the question: What is a man?, defining the basic anthropological attributes, describing and clarifying basic human relations with the world (society and nature), defining society as a basic condition of human existence.

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Summary

Using the experience of science and philosophy the issue of "What is a man?" is discussed. General understanding of human being is based on the analysis of culture, society and mind and on the nalysis of cognitive, evaluative, practical ralations of man to the reality. The essential aproach is combined with the issue of individual human existence. The special importance of society as a system of conditions for human life is emphasized.

Compulsory literature:

Giri, A.(2013). Philosophy and Anthropology: Border Crossing and Transformations. London: Anthem Press.

Recommended literature:

Wilson, E. (2004). On human nature. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

written test

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Definition of human Human and society Human activity/ies Cousciousness, thinking and cognition Human and values Individual existence

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
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