Kant and Critical Philosophy

instructed by

Associate Prof. Metin BAL

DOKUZ EYLUL UnIversIty, İZMİR

Graduate School of SocIal ScIences

The Department of PhIlosophy

COURSE INFORMATION FORM

 

Name of Course

 Kant and Critical Philosophy

Code of Course

 PHIL 5019

Compulsory / Selective of Course

Elective

Level of Course

Master of Arts Degree

ECTS

10

Hours (T)

3

Semester of Course

Fall / I. Semester

Course Lecturer

Metin Bal, Associate Proffesor.

Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Letters,

Dokuz Eylül Üniversity,

Tınaztepe Campus,

Postal Code: 35260 , İzmir, TURKEY,

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Education system of the Course (Formal education, Distance education)

Formal/organized education (Örgün Eğitim)

Language of Course (Turkish, English, German)

Turkish

Course Objectives

 

Kant's critical philosophy is investigated. The basic books of Kant's critical philosophy - Critique of Pure Reason, Critique of Practical Philosophy, Critique of The Power of Judgment  - are examined. The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Fichte, Schelling and Hegel is analysed.

The presentations are expected to be made at the appointed time. 

The papers are submitted at a set time.

Attendance to the lectures is required.

 

Additional Auxiliary Activities Recommended For Participants

Short-term activities:

1-) Participants of this course are expected to give a presentation on the major work of related philosopher to see to what extend knows the graduate student his/her subject.

2-) Archieve research on the primary and secondary sources of the subject.

3-) Biographical study about the philosopher.

4-) Study of chronological list of the complete works of related subject.

5-) Submission of weekly study of technical terms of the subject.

6-) The participants are expected to be interdisciplinary and to get in contact with other sciences.

Long-term activities:

7-) The participants are expected to immerse themselves in building foreign language skills.

8-) Retrospective and prospective readings in the history of philosophy about the subject.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

1. The participants gain the knowledge of the basic concepts of Kant's critical philosophy.

2. The participants are able to evaluate the ideas developed by Kant related to critical philosophy.

3. The participants are able to make comparisons between new and old theories of critical theories.

4. The participants could ground these ideas on a solid basis.

         5. The participants equip themselves with an intellectual  capital that renders them critic in the field of Kant's critical philosophy.

Course Content

 

WEEKLY BASED DETAILED COURSE CONTENTS

 

 

 

Subjects

Theoretic

Practice

1

The possibility of metaphysics

 

2

Hume and the bounds of possible experience

 

3

Concepts and Ideas

 

4

Idea of transcendental philosophy

 

5

Transcendental logic and transcendental dialectics

 

6

The architechtonic of pure reason

 

7

Jacobi's critique of Kant

 

8

MIDTERM EXAM

 

9

The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Fichte

 

10

The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Fichte

 

11

The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Schelling

 

12

The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Schelling

 

13

The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Hegel

 

14

The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Hegel

 

15

The reception of Kant's critical philosophy by Marx

 

16

FINAL EXAM

 

 

 

Kant, Immanuel (1993) Arı Usun Eleştirisi, çev. Aziz Yardımlı, İstanbul: İdea Yayınevi.

Kant, Immanuel (1983) Gelecekte Bilim Olarak Ortaya Çıkabilecek Her Metafiziğe Prolegomena, zu einer jeden künftigen Metaphysik die als Wissenschaft wird auftreten könne, çev. Ioanna Kuçuradi - Yusuf Örnek, Ankara: METEKSAN.

Abbott, Thomas Kingsmill. (Der.) (1909). Kant’s Critique of Practical Reason, and Other  Works On The Theory of Ethics. London: Longman’s, Gren, and Co.          

Ameriks, Karl. (Der.) (2000). The Cambridge Companion to German Idealism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Aristoteles, (1988). Nikomakhos’a Etik. (çev. Saffet Babür). Ankara: Hacettepe Üniversitesi Yayınları.

Caygill, Howard.  (1994). A Kant Dictionary. Norwich: Blackwell Publishers.

Copleston, Frederick. (2004). Felsefe Tarihi, Kant,  Cilt 6. (çev. Aziz Yardımlı). İstanbul: İdea Yayınevi.

Friedrich, Carl J. (Der.). (1977). Kant’s Political Writings. New York: The Modern Library.

Hammermeister, Kai. (2002). The German Aesthetic Tradition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Heidegger, Martin. (1962). Kant ve Metafiziğin Problemi. (ing. çev. James Churchill). Bloomington: Indiana University Press).

Jacobs, Brian & Kain, Patrick. (Der.) (2003). Essays on Kant’s Anthropology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kant, Immanuel. (1960). Religion Within The Limits of Reason Alone. (ing.çev. T.M.Greene & H.H.Hudson. New York: Harper & Brothers).

Kant, Immanuel. (1968). Kants Werke, Band V, “Kritik der praktischen Vernunft & Kritik der Urteilskraft. Immanuel Kant”. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter & Co.

Kant, Immanuel (1965) Critique of Pure Reason. (ing. çev. Norman Kemp Smith). New York: St Martin’s Press.

Kant, Immanuel. (Der.), (1984). Seçilmiş Yazılar. (çev. Nejat Bozkurt). İstanbul: Remzi Kitabevi.

Kant, Immanuel. (1986).  Critique of Judgement. (ing.çev. J.C.Meredith). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Kant, Immanuel. (1987). Critique of Judgment. (ing. çev. Werner S. Pluhar). Indianapolis/Cambridge: Hackett Publishing Company.

Kant, Immanuel (1993). Arı Usun Eleştirisi. (çev. Aziz Yardımlı). İstanbul: İdea Yayınevi.

Kant, Immanuel. (1996). Metaphysics of Morals, (ing. çev. Roger Sullivan.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kant, Immanuel. (1997). Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals. (ing.çev. Christine Korsgaard).  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kant, Immanuel. (2006). Yargı Yetisinin Eleştirisi, Kritik der Urteilskraft. (çev. Aziz Yardımlı). İstanbul: İdea Yayınevi.

Özlem, Doğan. & Ateşoğlu Güçlü. (Der.), (2006) Tarih Felsefesi. Ankara: Doğu Batı Yayınları.

Schelling, von F.W.J. (1994). On the History of  Modern Philosophy. (ing. çev. Andrew Bowie). Cambridge: Cambridge Univeristy Press.

 

 

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