Course: Philosophical Problems of Mankind

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Course title Philosophical Problems of Mankind
Course code KFI/FCLU
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Černá Jana, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Discussed topics: the place of man in the world, the relationship of the individual and society, determinancy of social life, the structure of human history.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Interactive lecture, Discussion
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 39 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 39 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Course requires no special prior knowledge and skills.
learning outcomes
Students will acquire awareness of the relationship between world and man, learn to formulate questions for a place of man in the world, which are then separately try to find a solution. It will focus on the relationship of the individual and society, determinancy of social life and structures of human history.
teaching methods
Interactive lecture
assessment methods
Recommended literature
  • Coreth, Emerich. Co je člověk? : základy filozofické antropologie. 1. vyd. Praha : Zvon, 1996. ISBN 80-7113-170-9.
  • Hadot, Pierre. Philosophy as a way of life : spiritual exercises from Socrates to Foucault. 1st ed. Cambridge : Blackwell, 1995. ISBN 0-631-18033-8.
  • Kuna, Ivan. Skutečnost a svět člověka. 1. vyd. Praha, 1995. ISBN 80-85893-04-5.
  • Landgrebe, Ludwig. Filosofie přítomnosti : německá filosofie 20. století. 1. vyd. Praha : Academia, 1968.
  • Sokol, Jan. Malá filosofie člověka a Slovník filosofických pojmů. 4. rozš. vyd., (Ve Vyšehradu 2.). Praha : Vyšehrad, 2004. ISBN 80-7021-713-8.
  • Stark, Stanislav. Filosofická antropologie. 1. vyd. Plzeň : ZČU, 1995. ISBN 80-7043-168-7.
  • Stark, Stanislav. Problematika člověka v současné filozofii. 2. vyd. Plzeň : Západočeská univerzita, 2000. ISBN 80-7082-686-X.
  • Špirk, Jaroslav. Antropologický slovník : pojmy a problémy filosofické antropologie. 1.vyd. Plzeň : ZČU, 1996. ISBN 80-7082-258-9.

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