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U3A Port Phillip – Philosophy of Humanism and the Posthuman
3:15-4:45 – starting Tuesday 9 October 2018
Lecturer – Maurita Harney

Slides and notes from completed sessions are in the links below.

Week 1 – Introduction: What does it mean to be human?

Week 2 – Humanism – Renaissance/enlightenment/modernist values

Week 3 – Humanism – Renaissance/enlightenment/modernist values (continued)

Week 4 – “The Other” – posthumanist thought

Week 5 – No class – Cup Day Public Holiday

Week 6 – The politics of exclusion

Week 7 – The politics of exclusion (continued)

Week 8 – Technology and the posthuman