HIST 396 Critical Theory and History (3 credits)

Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)


History : A survey of critical theory, focused particularly on methodological and theoretical questions pertinent to historical analysis. Thinkers to be read and discussed include Hegel, Marx, Nietzsche, Freud, Weber, Lukács, the Frankfurt School, Althusser, Derrida, Deleuze, Foucault, Lacan, and their contemporary interpreters. Primary texts of major thinkers and secondary writings will be included.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  • Prerequisite(s): One 200-level HIST course or permission of instructor.