Faculty of Arts
Power, Critique and Emancipation
An examination of support for political struggles for freedom, justice and recognition through the philosophical critique of modern society. Topics include science and technology, bureaucratisation, social control, social alienation, mass communication, the commodification of culture and the idea of critique. Theorists may include Horkheimer, Adorno, Marcuse, Benjamin, Arendt, Habermas and Honneth.
Coordinator(s) Dr Matheson Russell
Coursework + exam
PHIL 345: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage II in Philosophy