POLSCI 495 - Undergraduate Seminar in Political Theory
Section: 001 Work, Virtue, Citizenship
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Enforced Prerequisites:
Senior standing and concentration in Political Science.
May be elected twice for credit.
Primary Instructor:

What is the relationship between the work you do and your capacity to be a good citizen? How does work shape the practice of citizenship in the contemporary liberal democratic context? Does diligent work make you a more virtuous person? We will look at political theory texts and a range of other kinds of texts (sociology texts, films, memoirs, etc.) to analyze this question. This class is a seminar; preparing for seminar by completing the readings before class, and thoughtful oral participation in seminar discussions will be absolutely required. One prior course in political theory is required as a prerequisite; for instance: POLSCI 101, 301, 302, 306. If you have trouble registering for the class and have had a prior political theory class, contact the instructor via email.

POLSCI 495 - Undergraduate Seminar in Political Theory
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001 (SEM)
6POLSCI 101 or 302
Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
002 (SEM)
9POLSCI 101 or 302
M 3:00PM - 5:00PM
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