This subject involves a study of one or more key texts and themes in 20th century European philosophy. Students completing the subject should have achieved a critical understanding of the texts and themes discussed and be able to relate them to contemporary issues in philosophy.
Intended learning outcomes
Students who successfully complete this subject will:
have a detailed understanding of some major texts in contemporary European philosophy;
be able to critically evaluate these texts;
demonstrate an ability to explain the themes and theses of these texts.