711-0198/01 – What is Postmodernism (POSTM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits2
Subject guarantorprof. Dr. Mgr. Tomáš HauerSubject version guarantorprof. Dr. Mgr. Tomáš Hauer
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemester
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1990/1991Year of cancellation2008/2009
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HAU40 prof. Dr. Mgr. Tomáš Hauer
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Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

ability to think logicaly read and interpret philosophical text to know the history of postmodern philosophy

Teaching methods

Summary

Much is said about postmodernity nowodays. Postmodernism has a fundamental meaning, that the society in which we live is a society of generalized communication, the society of mass media. Modernity, as the epoch in which simply being moder became a decisive value in itself, is over. Conception of postmodernity, has been introduced here with a questions. 1)Play a mass media a decisive role in birth of postmodernity. 2)Is postmodern society more transparent or more complex, even chaotic. 3) It is precisely this relative chaosin which our hopes for emancipation lie?

Compulsory literature:

TAUGHT ONLY IN CZECH

Recommended literature:

J. Lechte: Fifty Key Contemporary Thinkers, Routledge 1994 J. Appleby, E. Covington: Knowledge and Postmodernism in Historical Perspective, Routledge 1996 L. Cahoone: From Modernism to Postmodernism: An Antology, Blackwell Publishers 1996

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Credit Examination paper

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Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Much is said about postmodernity nowodays. Postmodernism has a fundamental meaning, that the society in which we live is a society of generalized communication, the society of mass media. Modernity, as the epoch in which simply being moder became a decisive value in itself, is over. Conception of postmodernity, has been introduced here with a questions. 1)Play a mass media a decisive role in birth of postmodernity. 2)Is postmodern society more transparent or more complex, even chaotic. 3) It is precisely this relative chaosin which our hopes for emancipation lie?

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Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
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Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 35 (35) 0
                Other task type Other task type 35  0
        Examination Examination 65 (65) 0
                Oral Oral examination 65  0
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