Summer 2012 Philosophy Seminar #2:
CONTEMPORARY CRISIS OF REASON
(Ph 206/320.4 - MA/PhD course)
9:00-12:00 nn, SOM 111 (Ching Tan Room, School of Management, ADMU)
from May 2-18 only
This seminar will present various critiques of the modernist ideal of reason and modern scientific ideal. It will discuss the alternative positions that post-modern Western and Eastern philosophies are posing as challenges to modern rationality. From discourse theory and deconstruction, to phenomenology and Asian epistemologies, the professors of the department will discuss how the challenges to rationality have helped us to understand the reasonable and the meaningful in a way that is more than just to the multiplicity of rationalities.
The class is open as a certificate course to the public. The fees are as follows:
Php 350 for walk-in participants per lecture
Php 3,000 for the whole seminar with certificate of attendance.
The topic schedule will be posted soon. For inquiries, you may call 4265665 (direct) or 4266001 loc. 5360/61.