IU Offers Professional Workshop for December
Immaculata University offers a one-credit workshop in December, which may also be taken as a non-credit enrichment course.
Periods of Contemporary Philosophy. This course offers a survey of the major thinkers, texts, and issues that influence the development of contemporary continental philosophy. The course, offered on Friday, December 2, from 6:00 and 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 3, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., includes the philosophy of history, phenomenology, existentialism, philosophy of labor, and deconstruction. Also examined are thinkers such as Hegel, Sartre, Marcel, Arendt, and Foucault. The goal of the course will be to study how reason, being, work, society, and human identity function as overlapping phenomena in the historical development of identity and culture. Emphasis will be placed on close reading, analysis, discussion and written responses to texts.
Immaculata University is a residential, Catholic, coeducational institution of higher education, located on the Main Line between Malvern and Exton, 20 miles west of Philadelphia.