Subject description - B0M16FI2

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B0M16FI2 Philosophy 2 Extent of teaching:2P+2S
Guarantors:Zamarovský P. Roles:V Language of
teaching:
CS
Teachers:Zamarovský P. Completion:Z,ZK
Responsible Department:13116 Credits:4 Semester:L

Anotation:

The course is oriented on the transdisciplinar aspects of philosophy, informatics, physics, mathematics and biology.

Course outlines:

1. Introduction - explanation of basic concepts and problems.Common roots of science and philosophy.
2. Common roots of science and philosophy, Role of language on the way of thinking. (myths, fairytales, religion, philosophical and scientific thinking).
3. 4.E. Mach, analitic philosophy, philosophy of mind.
5. Soul and body, various philosophy
6. Evolution, in biology and cosmology
7. Questions about determinism .
8. Holism and eastern thinking
9. Biology and Physics.
10. Philosophical aspects of physics
11. Vacuum paradox, .
12. Philosophical aspects of mathematics, infinity.
13. Philosophical aspects of informatics.
14. Questions concerning ,alternative cognition", scepticism"

Exercises outline:

1. Role of language on the way of thinking.
2. Myths, fairytales, religion, philosophical and scientific thinking.
3. Discussion on the relation between technology and art. What is metaphysics?
4. Information, entropy and physics.
5. Can machines think and feel?
6. Transdisciplinar aspects of biology and live science.
7. Non-locality, teleportation, the problem of identity.
8. Time and space in physics and philosophy.
9. Problem of reductionism in science and in general thinking.
10. Comparison between "Eastern" and "Western" thinking.
11. Some topic psychotherapeutic methods.
12. Healing, parapsychology and critical reasoning
13. ,Alternative cognition", discussions of criteria of scientific knowledge.
14. Present-day philosophers and new ways of philosophy."

Literature:

1. Barrow, J.D. Theory of Everything, Cambridge, 1993
2. Capra, F. The Tao of Physics, New York: Bantam Books.1984
3. Zamarovský P., The Grand Design, Organon F XX, 1, Bratislava, Praha 2013
4. Zamarovský P., Cosmos, time and creation, Acta Polytechnica, 50, 6, CTU, Praha 2010
5. Prigogine I., Stangers I., Order out of Chaos, Bantam New Age Books 1984
6. Hawking S., Mlodinow L., The Grand Design, Bantan book, London 2011

Requirements:

Completion of Philosophy I or equivalent course on ancient philosophy

Webpage:

https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/divize/13116/Katedra_ekonomiky__manazerstvi_a_humanitnich_ved

Subject is included into these academic programs:

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MPEK4_2016 Media and Signal Processing V
MPEK3_2016 Electronics V
MPEK2_2016 Radio and Optical Technology V
MPKYR3_2016 Systems and Control V
MPKYR1_2016 Robotics V
MPKYR2_2016 Sensors and Instrumentation V
MPKYR4_2016 Aerospace Systems V
MPKYR5_2016 Cybernetics and Robotics V
MPOES1 Communications and Signal Processing V
MPOES3 Solid State Systems V
MPOES2 RF and DSP Engineering V
MPEEM1_2016 Technological Systems V
CHYBNY_01 Technological Systems V
MPEEM5_2016 Economy and Management of Electrical Engineering V
MPEEM4_2016 Economy and Management of Power Engineering V
MPEEM3_2016 Electrical Power Engineering V
MPEEM2_2016 Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives V


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