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Topics in the History of Philosophy

Autonomy and Identity: Kant and Beyond

Enrolment code: HPA214/314

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

Focuses on significant issues in the history of philosophy. The topic varies according to staff expertise and availability. In 2003, the unit examines the development of the concept of autonomy from the work of Immanuel Kant to John Stuart Mill and contemporary writings, exploring the connection between autonomy and identity, particularly moral identity.

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Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2 hrs lectures weekly (12 wks), 9 tutorials per sem Timetable
Prerequisites 25% level 100 Philosophy  
Assessment mode 2,000-word assignment (40%), 3-hr exam (50%), tutorial participation (10%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Philosophy  
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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