Social Philosophy

Social Philosophy

Lectures: 15

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 30

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): asist. dr. Kravanja Aljoša, viš. znan. sod. dr. Hajdini Simon

- Descriptive and prescriptive-normative discourse on society.
- The individual and society.
- Nature and culture.
- Philosophy of the social sciences: the methodology of social science, game theory in social science.
- Morality as a social system: the theory of personal identity, the basic questions of moral philosophy, basic schools of moral philosophy (Aristotle, Kant, Bentham), moral individualism, moral pluralism of modern societies and human rights; tolerance theories.
- Politics and government: legitimation of power, political organization, problems and gaps in the understanding of the democratic order, the public, privacy, and civil society.
- Law and basic questions of philosophy of law: natural law theory and legal positivism.
- Economy and political economy: the relationship between economics, morality, and political, Marx's critique ofpolitical economy.
- The challenges of global society: globalization, terrorism and sustainable development.