Practical Philosophy

Practical Philosophy

Study Cycle: 1

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 30

ECTS credit: 4

Lecturer(s): asist. dr. Kravanja Aljoša, izr. prof. dr. Pribac Igor

Content

- Epistemological questions of a philosophy: values, norms, dilemmas, practical syllogism; definition of the concept of practical philosophy in Aristotle, Aristotle's theory of virtues; Hume's naturalistic fallacies, the basics of Kant's practical philosophy, Marx's practical philosophy, human nature and ethical theory, deontological and consequentialist moral philosophy.
- Modern society in terms of practical philosophy: philosophy and pluralism of values, democracy, theories of legitimity of government and social order, moral paternalism, moral relativism, moral perfectionism, morality and justice, individual morality and political morality, normative political theory.
- Introduction to the applied ethics: medical ethics and bioethics, environmental ethics, business ethics.