5331007Japanese Philosophy (Special Lectures)

Numbering Code G-LET05 65331 LJ34 Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 2 Course Type special lecture
Target Year Target Student
Language Japanese Day/Period Thu.2
Instructor name OUKOUCHI TAIZYU (Graduate School of Letters Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course In this lecture we will discuss on Part B and C of Reason Chapter of Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirt. In this Part Hegel presents his conception of modern society, especially how the individuals contribute to the construction of social community through their actions. It implies his interesting view on theory of action.
Course Goals In this lecture students are supposed to learn:
1. Hegel's conception of the relationship between individuals and society in the modern western society.
2. Hegel's interpretations of some classical novels like Goethe's Faust and Schiller's The Robbers.
3. Hegel's conception of action
Schedule and Contents 1. Guidance
2. Actualization of rational self-consciousness
3. Lust and Necessity
4. Law of Heart
5. Virtue and the course of world
6. Individuality, which takes itself to be real in and for itself
7. Animal Kingdom
8. deceit
9. Sache selbst
10 Law giving Reason
11 Law testing Reason
12 Spirit as Realization of Reason
13 Theory of Action and Morality
14 Reason, Spirit and Community
15 Summary
Evaluation Methods and Policy Students are required to write an essay.
Course Requirements None
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) Students are required to read assignments.