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Seminar: 4.03.2212 Critique and Utopia - Details
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Course name Seminar: 4.03.2212 Critique and Utopia
Subtitle
Course number 4.03.2212
Semester WiSe22/23
Current number of participants 29
maximum number of participants 35
Home institute Institute of Philosophy
Courses type Seminar in category Teaching
First date Fri., 11.11.2022 16:15 - 17:45, Room: A01 0-009
Type/Form Seminar
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Course location / Course dates

A01 0-009 Friday. 11.11.22 16:15 - 17:45
A01 0-005 Friday. 09.12.22 14:15 - 18:45
Saturday. 10.12.22 10:15 - 17:45
A13 0-006 Friday. 27.01.23 14:15 - 18:45
Saturday. 28.01.23 10:15 - 17:45

Module assignments

Comment/Description

Is it possible to develop a critical theory of society without a positive normative vision of how things ought to be? This seminar will look at various forms of critical and utopian thinking, their opposition and overlap. Possible readings include Thomas More, Charles Fourier, G.W.F. Hegel, Karl Marx, Karl Korsch, Walter Benjamin, Theodor Adorno, Ernst Bloch, Herbert Marcuse, Sigmund Freud, W.E.B. Du Bois, Otto Neurath, Alexandra Kollontai, Shulamith Firestone, Nancy Fraser, Moishe Postone, Frederic Jameson, Ursula K. Le Guin, Kim Stanley Robinson, David Graeber, & Olúfẹmi O. Táíwò.

Admission settings

The course is part of admission "Begrenzung Fachwissenschaft (WiSe 2022/23)".
The following rules apply for the admission:
  • A defined number of seats will be assigned to these courses.
    The seats will be assigned in order of enrolment.
  • Enrolment is allowed for up to 8 courses of the admission set.
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