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FILT10 Seminar on Axel Honneth's "Freedom's Right" 5 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Philosophy
Faculty of Social Sciences

General description

In this text seminar we will be reading Axel Honneth's book Freedom's Right. The text is available in the moodle page, the password is Honneth.

Meetings (Preliminary):

10.1. Introductory lecture + pp.1-12

31.1. pp. 13-62

14.2.pp 63 - 94

28.2 pp 95 - 130

14.3. pp 131-175

11.4 pp 176-222

25.4. pp.223-280

9.5. pp.281-335

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Arto Laitinen, Teacher responsible
Turo-Kimmo Lehtonen, Teacher responsible
Risto Heiskala, Teacher responsible


31-Jan-2018 – 9-May-2018
Seminar 24 hours
Wed 31-Jan-2018 - 9-May-2018 weekly at 16-18, Pinni B4141

Evaluation criteria


For every time, read the chapter and write a one page summary of the chapter – and after the final meeting send the document with all summaries to arto.laitinen@uta.fi

Active participation in seminars, typically 3 ECTS, with extra reading and essay 5 ECTS.

Everyone participates in giving a presentation (coordinate with your pair on how you do it). The presentation is a short one, 5 min, raising just one or two points or questions or so (assume that everyone has read the chapter).

Study materials

Axel Honneth: Freedom's Right