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CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Philosophical Problems of Science and Technology

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
XP16FVT ZK 2 0P+4S Czech
Lecturer:
Peter Zamarovský (guarantor)
Tutor:
Peter Zamarovský (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Economics, Management and Humanities
Synopsis:

The course is engaged in the evolution of principal ideas on which the science and technology are founded. Philosophical aspects of physics and mathematics are deeper examined. Actual themes linked to the so called „Postmodernism“ and to the alternative ways of understanding and their social coherences are discussed.

Requirements:
Syllabus of lectures:
Syllabus of tutorials:

Themes will be specified during the first lesson. The individual iniciative approach is supposed.

Study Objective:
Study materials:

1.Capra, F., The Web of Life, Flamingo, London, 2000

2. Weinberg, S., Facing up, Harvard University Press, Cambridge 2001

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
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Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-02-25
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet11515004.html