The Philosophy of History, Culture, and Formation of Johann Gottfried von Herder (1744-1803)


1. The meaning of the title of the course

2. The idea of culture in Antiquity

3. The Enlightenment (Aufklärung) or the Age of Reason

4. Herder’s biography and main writings

5. Herder’s philosophy – main ideas

6. „This Too a Philosophy of History for the Formation of Humanity“ (1774) – main ideas.


Syllabus PhOEC



The Course is held by Bogdan Mincă