Lecture/Inputs – Stockholm university

The climate and ecological crisis and the foundations of the humanities

The following short inputs are (preliminary) sketches aimed to serve as an impulse for lectures.

Introductory Lecture: “Whose future – our future”. The climate and ecological crisis, and the democratic transformation of the global (fossil) society. An introduction with the focus on the perspective of the children / young people in a global context

Part 1 of 3: (the rest following soon)

Here is the whole PowerPoint for this intro-lecture:

Lecture-series: “The climate and ecological crisis and the foundation of the humanities. About the normative compass of a sustainable society.”

These input-films were created as assistant professor for arts education at Stockholm university during January 2019, at the institution for the didactics of social sciences and humanities.


Input 1: Introduction – the climate crisis and the foundations of the humanities

I ask three basic questions. Concerning the second, see also #FridaysForFuture and the documentation on https://twitter.com/DavidFopp

Input 2: The compass, values/norms – connectedness, humane spaces, material of integrity

Input 3: The compass – being humane vs being human: beyond anthropology and ethics

Input 4: Being connected/disconnected: Meeting beyond dominance – status

Following soon

Input 5: Being connected/disconnected: the body/humane energy system and Alexandertechnique

Input 6: Political economics: what do we consider as having value (planetary boundaries and social needs)

Input 7: Neurophysiology: about life, nature, children literature and being humane

Input 8: The compass again: Winnicott, Bowlby/Ainsworth and the logic of social spaces – towards a humane energy system

Lecture about art, politics, developmental psychology and activism: