Courses starts: 03 Oct 2019
Week 1: The history of women in philosophy: Disappearing Ink by Eileen O'Neill.
Week 2: Princess Elisabeth's view of the mind-body problem.
Week 3: Descartes's responses to Elisabeth's questions.
Week 4: Gabrielle Suchon's "Neutralist".
Week 5: Mary Wollstonecraft on education, social norms, and women's roles.
Week 6: Mary Wollstonecraft: thought experiments on the nature of freedom.
Week 7: Simone de Beauvoir: Her philosophical commitments.
Week 8: Simone de Beauvoir: Situated Freedom.
Week 9: Hannah Arendt: The Greek and Kantian roots of her thought
Week 10: Hannah Arendt: On the Banality of Evil: what was she telling us?