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Great minds of the Western intellectual tradition. Part 7, The crisis of modernity.

Author: Darren StaloffLouis MarkosDouglas KellnerPhillip CaryJeremy ShearmurAll authors
Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., ©2000.
Series: Great courses.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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The final section in the series, Part 7 details the skeptical and critical answers reached in the second half of the twentieth century to the questions posed in the previous fifty years. This section covers the work of late twentieth-century philosophers and theorists who focused on two critical features of modernity. One issue focused on modern political theory and practice. The other focused on the ideal of  Read more...
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Named Person: Friedrich A von Hayek; Karl Raimund Popper, Sir; Thomas S Kuhn; W V Quine; Jürgen Habermas; John Rawls; Jacques Derrida; Richard Rorty; Alvin Ward Gouldner; Alasdair C MacIntyre; Robert Nozick
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Darren Staloff; Louis Markos; Douglas Kellner; Phillip Cary; Jeremy Shearmur; Teaching Company.
OCLC Number: 51851186
Notes: Booklet (65 p.) includes list of lectures with scope and outline for each lecture.
Performer(s): Lecturers: Phillip Cary, Douglas Kellner, Louis Markos, Jeremy Shearmur, and Darren M. Staloff.
Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (65 pages ; 22 cm).
Details: DVD.
Contents: Lecture 73. Introduction / D. Staloff --
Lecture 74. Hayek and the critique of central planning / J. Shearmur --
Lecture 75. Popper: The open society and the philosophy of science / J. Shearmur --
Lecture 76. Kuhn's paradigm paradigm / J. Shearmur --
Lecture 77. Quine: Ontological relativism / D. Staloff --
Lecture 78. Habermas: Critical theory and communicative action / D. Kellner --
Lecture 79. Rawls's theory of justice / D. Staloff --
Lecture 80. Derrida and deconstruction / L. Markos --
Lecture 81. Rorty's neo-pragmatism / D. Staloff --
Lecture 82. Gouldner: Ideology and the "new" class / D. Staloff --
Lecture 83. MacIntyre: The rationality of traditions / P. Cary --
Lecture 84. Nozick's defense of libertarianism / J. Shearmur.
Series Title: Great courses.
Other Titles: Crisis of modernity

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The final section in the series, Part 7 details the skeptical and critical answers reached in the second half of the twentieth century to the questions posed in the previous fifty years. This section covers the work of late twentieth-century philosophers and theorists who focused on two critical features of modernity. One issue focused on modern political theory and practice. The other focused on the ideal of objective scientific rationality and progress.

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