This course is an exploration of the various ways in which some philosophers have conceptualized the relationship between the self and the other/s. It will also examine how some philosophers have theorized the body.
Since the syllabi in MCPH are dynamic and regularly updated, this reading list is indicative and amenable to modifications in each session.
Friedrich Hegel, Phenomenology of Spirit
Karl Marx, Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts
Edmund Husserl, Cartesian Meditations
Martin Heidegger, Being and Time
Jean-Paul Sartre, Being and Nothingness
Martin Buber, I and Thou
Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Phenomenology of Perception
Recommended Reading: Michael Theunissen, The Other