HIST418 - EURO INTELLCT SINCE 1945

Description: 
This course concentrates on French intellectual history after 1945, with some excursions into Germany. We will explore changing conceptions of the intellectual, from Sartre's concenpt of the 'engagement' to Foucault's idea of the 'specific intellectual'; the rise and fall of existentialism; structuralism and poststructuralism; and the debate over 'postmodernity.'
Instructors: 
BRECKMAN, WARREN
Day and Time: 
W 0200PM-0500PM
Room: 

COLLEGE HALL 315A

Activity: 
SEM
Cross Listings: 
    Registration Notes: 
    PERMISSION NEEDED FROM INSTRUCTOR