Autonomy and Community: Politics in German Thought and Literature

GERMAN 422S

How modern German thought and literature highlight the importance of community and the problems with collectivist ideologies. Enlightenment conceptions of individual autonomy and Romanticist conceptions of togetherness; Marxist ideas of classes and Freudian ideas of the mass; Nazi ideology of racial homogeneity and contemporary visions of multiculturalism. Instructor: Norberg
Curriculum Codes
  • FL
  • ALP
  • CZ
Typically Offered
Fall Only