851-0101-67L  Philosophy, Science, Teachings of Wisdom. On the History of Epistemic Attitudes

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersM. Hampe
Periodicitynon-recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


AbstractPhilosophical theories, scientific explanations, and teachings of wisdom that aim at the transformation of attitudes to life are different forms of cognitive approaches to the world and to man, which can in the history of thought not always be clearly distinguished. This lecture-course will give an overview of the development of these modes of thought.
ObjectiveThe students should get to know and understand different modes of thought and gain an overview of their history.
ContentPhilosophical theories, scientific explanations, and teachings of wisdom that aim at the transformation of attitudes to life are different forms of cognitive approaches to the world and to man, which can in the history of thought not always be clearly distinguished. This lecture-course will give an overview of the development of these modes of thought.