Academic Catalog

PHIL216 PHILOSOPHY OF LOVE

Course Code: 2410216
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Philosophy
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AHMET NAM
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

The place of love in human life; contemporary human condition and love; the possible reasons of the need to love, philosophical treatment of love; epistemological, ontological, ethical, aesthetic as well as psychological, social, political, cultural dimensions of love; Readings from the philosophy as well as classic texts of love.