M-FIL/01 - 6 CFU - 2° Semester

Teaching Staff


Learning Objectives

Philosophical processes and civilisation: interaction, cohabitation, frictions.

Detailed Course Content

The concept of decline in the twentieth century in the context of historical and philosophical foundation of the idea of Europe.

Textbook Information

O. Spengler, The Decline of the West, New York 2006.

M. Heidegger, Introduction to Metaphysics, New York 2014.

D. Losurdo, Heidegger and the Ideology of War, New York 2001.


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