BPFL031 Philosophy of Midwifery

Faculty of Medicine
autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/1/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Teacher(s)
doc. PhDr. Daniel Špelda, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Mgr. Zdeňka Jastrzembská, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jan Votava, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
prof. PhDr. Jan Zouhar, CSc. (seminar tutor)
PhDr. Radka Wilhelmová, Ph.D. (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. Jan Zouhar, CSc.
Department of Philosophy - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Ing. Mgr. Zdeňka Jastrzembská, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Philosophy - Faculty of Arts
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Students will receive basic insight into the elementary issues of philosophical anthropology and will be able to interpret scholarly texts in the field of philosophy of man.
Syllabus
  • Outline: 1. The development of anthropological issues in history of philosophy (Ancient Greece and Rome, Christianity, 17th, 18th, and 19th century). 2. Versions of philosophical anthropology in the philosophy of 19th and 20th century: - voluntarism (Schopenhauer, Nietzsche) - philosophy of life (Bergson) - existentialism (Kirkegaard, Heidegger, Sartre, Camus) 3. Philosophical anthropology of 20th century (M. Scheler, H. Plessner, A. Gehlen)
Literature
  • Filosofická antropologie :člověk jako osoba. Edited by Jan Sokol. 1. vyd. Praha: Portál, 2002. 222 s. ISBN 80-7178-627-6. info
  • SOKOL, Jan. Malá filosofie člověka ; a Slovník filosofických pojmů. Edited by Jan Sokol. Třetí rozšířené vydán. Praha: Vyšehrad, 1998. 389 stran. ISBN 8070212535. info
  • CORETH, Emerich. Co je člověk? : základy filozofické antropologie. Translated by Bohuslav Vik - Karel Šprunk. Druhé vydání. Praha: ZVON, české katolické nakladatelství, 1996. 211 stran. ISBN 8071131709. info
Teaching methods
The instruction will consist of lectures and in-class discussions.
Assessment methods
Colloquium: in the form of the collective discussion based on the written materials
Language of instruction
Czech
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 15.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, autumn 2018, autumn 2019.
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