PHIL 689 Seminar: Special Topics in Philosophy (3 credits)

Offered by: Philosophy (Faculty of Arts)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Philosophy : Psychoanalysis: a critical examination. Depending on the interests of the class, areas covered would include: psychoanalytic epistemology, psychoanalysis and the pre-socratics, psychoanalysis and tragedy, reasons versus causes in psychoanalysis, hermeneutics, psychoanalytic truth, self-deception, irrationality, paradox, creativity, internal object world and its relation to external objects.

Terms: Fall 2017

Instructors: Kristin Voigt (Fall)

  • Prerequisite(s): one course in philosophy

  • Restriction(s): Not open to students who have taken PHIL 590.