Download Now

TTC Video European Thought and Culture in the 20th Century Prof Lloyd Kramer
TTC Video European Thought and Culture in the 20th Century Prof Lloyd Kramer avi|3.54 GB


TTC Video – European Thought and Culture in the 20th Century [Prof Lloyd Kramer] avi

The Teaching Company – Course No. 4427

These lectures range over an amazingly wide array of thinkers and writers, the key historical circumstances and challenges they faced, and the fascinating and subtle ways in which their works relate to one another and to the larger story of modern European culture.

The influential figures in European thought and letters include:
* Poets, playwrights, novelists, and memoirists , including Stéphane Mallarmé, Arthur Rimbaud, Émile Zola, Joseph Conrad, Henrik Ibsen, James Joyce, Marcel Proust, W. B. Yeats, Wilfred Owen, Siegfried Sassoon, T. S. Eliot, Franz Kafka, Thomas Mann, Virginia Woolf, George Orwell, Günther Grass, Primo Levi, and Václav Havel.
* Painters, including Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, and Wassily Kandinsky.
* Philosophers and theorists, including Henri Bergson, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Albert Einstein, Edmund Husserl, Martin Heidegger, Friedrich Nietzsche, Jean-Paul Sartre, Karl Jaspers, Michel Foucault, Jacques Derrida, and Jürgen Habermas.
* Key figures in the human and social sciences, including Émile Durkheim, Max Weber, Marcel Mauss, John Maynard Keynes, Hannah Arendt, Jacques Lacan, Marc Bloch, Fernand Braudel, Claude Lévi-Strauss, Carl Jung, and Sigmund Freud.

A host of movements and trends in modern intellectual life are discussed:
* positivism
* literary realism and naturalism
* literary symbolism
* literary modernism
* Impressionism, Fauvism, Cubism, and Abstract Expressionism in painting
* existentialism
* analytic philosophy
* feminism
* Dadaism
* Surrealism
* depth psychology, including Freudian psychoanalysis and Jungian psychology
* revisionist (Frankfurt School and Gramscian) Marxism
* Keynesian and Hayekian neoliberalism
* structuralism
* poststructuralism
* postmodernism.

Chronologically, the lectures fall into three parts of eight lectures each:
* the cultural innovations during the three decades before 1914
* the responses to World War I and the new cultural themes of what historians call the “interwar” era
* the responses to World War II and the new forms of thought that emerged in the decades after 1945.
Download link:
Links are Interchangeable - Single Extraction - Premium is support resumable
Direct Download

Tags: European, Thought, Culture, Century, Kramer

Add Comments:
Enter Code: *