Ancient Anthropology and Philosophy of Culture

Ancient Anthropology and Philosophy of Culture

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): doc. dr. Senegačnik Branko

Content

The course focuses on comparation of ancient conception of man, society and culture to the most important contemporary anthropologic and culturologic theories based on analyzing ancient and contemporary texts:
I.Homer, Hesiod (Theogony), Plato (Protagoras, Republic), Aristotle (Nichomachean Ethics, Politics), Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Herodotus, Lucretius, Cicero, Virgil, Ovid, Augustine;
II. Sturcturalism (Lévi-Strauss), poststructuralism, contemporary (psychoanalitic) theories of mythology, feminist anthropology