West European Studies | Western European Intellectual History
W401 | 4270 | A. Douglas


This course is a survey of modern European intellectual history from
the French Revolution to the present. Readings include: Montesquieu,
The Persian Letters; Fourier, Selections; Nietzsche, Beyond Good and
Evil, the Genealogy of Morals, Nietzsche contre Wagner; Ortega y
Gasset, The Revolt of the Masses; Levi-Strauss, Tristes Tropiques:
The Savage Mind; Barthes, Sade Fourier, Loyola; Freud, Beyond the
Pleasure Principle; and Foucault, Selections.