PHIL 366 - Introduction to Political Philosophy
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Advisory Prerequisites:
One philosophy introduction.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

A discussion of some of the major philosophical problems of the state. Topics discussed may include justification of the power of states, political authority and obligation, political freedom, democracy, representation, and justice.

PHIL 366 - Introduction to Political Philosophy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
19599
Open
3
 
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MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
19600
Closed
0
 
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MW 3:00PM - 4:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
19601
Closed
0
 
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MW 9:00AM - 10:00AM
005 (DIS)
P
29827
Open
3
 
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MW 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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Note:
Last section of course will be devoted to readings not listed below. These should be available electronically on CTools; I will try to avoid the additional cost of a coursepack.
ISBN: 0915144867
Second treatise of government, Author: John Locke. Ed. with an introd, Publisher: Hackett 2. print. 1980
Required
ISBN: 0872201775
Leviathan with selected variants from the Latin edition of 1668, Author: Thomas Hobbes. Ed. with introd, Publisher: Hackett 1994
Required
ISBN: 087220068X
On the social contract, Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; transl, Publisher: Hackett Pub. Co. 1988
Required
ISBN: 0872206491
The classical utilitarians : Bentham and Mill, Author: edited, with introduction, by, Publisher: Hackett Pub. Co. 2003
Required
ISBN: 0465097200
Anarchy, state, and utopia, Author: Robert Nozick., Publisher: Basic Books [Nachdr.] 1974
Required
ISBN: 0674005112
Justice as fairness : a restatement, Author: John Rawls ; edited by Erin Ke, Publisher: Belknap 3. printin 2001
Required
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