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CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Technician and Contemporary Society

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
615W2TS KZ 3 8B Czech
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Department Děčín
Synopsis:

Why to take off a hat in a room and open a door for a lady? Are there simple solutions? Science vs belief. Do we need to know or is it enough to turn on a PC? It must be true - it´s on the Internet and in newspapers! What are the sights for? Interest in public affairs - a hangover from the past?

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Study Objective:

The course should broaden horizons of a student studying at a technical university, to pick holes in the sterotyped thinking about the surrounding world and improve their orientation in it.

Study materials:

Konrad Lorenz: Osm smrtelných hříchů, Academia 2001

Jehuda Bauer: Úvahy o holokaustu, Academia 2009

Peter Englund: Nepokojná léta, NLN, 2000 (Gerald Messadié: Obecné dějiny antisemitismu, Práh 2008)

Eric Fuchs: Co dělá naše jednání dobrým?, Mlýn, 2003

Erazim Kohák: Svoboda, svědomí, soužití, SLON, 2004

Miroslav Petříček: Myšlení obrazem, Herrmann & synové, 2009

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Further information:
No time-table has been prepared for this course
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-05-27
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet4761406.html