602022 SE Philosophical Anthropology: Man in the Light of Evolutionary Biology

summer semester 2021 | Last update: 03.01.2021 Place course on memo list
602022
SE Philosophical Anthropology: Man in the Light of Evolutionary Biology
SE 2
5
every 2 weeks
every 2nd year
German

intimate knowledge of philosophical anthropology as well as the capability of analyzing, interrelating and reflecting it; advanced philosophical reasoning; transdisciplinary competence.

In this seminar we will work on central questions of the philosophy of evolution in a systematic way. These include: The history and development of the theory(s) of evolution; multi-level selection; evolution and phylogeny; man as a special animal; human breeding and "transhumanistic" visions; evolutionary epistemology; evolutionary ethics; sociobiology of altruism; sociobiology of violence; sociobiology of gender relations; freedom and determination; naturalistic images of man and the charge of "biologism" or reductionism;

Reading, presentations, discussion

in combined form

will be announced during lecture

04.03.2021
Group 0
Date Time Location
Thu 2021-03-04
17.15 - 20.30 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Thu 2021-03-18
17.15 - 20.30 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Thu 2021-04-15
17.15 - 20.30 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Thu 2021-04-29
17.15 - 20.30 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Thu 2021-05-27
17.15 - 20.30 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Thu 2021-06-10
17.15 - 20.30 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Thu 2021-06-24
17.15 - 20.30 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)