PPE 400 - Seminar in Political Economy
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Requirements & Distribution:
Enforced Prerequisites:
PPE 300 with at least a C-.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Completion of distribution requirements for PPE concentration.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This is the capstone seminar for non-Honors students in the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics concentration. A particular issue or theme in political economy will be selected for intensive, investigation from multiple perspectives: normative, empirical, formal, and interpretive. Discussion will stress integration of these perspectives and how each affects the questions, conceptual frameworks, and methodological choices of the others. Students will undertake short writing exercises and oral presentations, and write a substantial research paper.

Course Requirements:

Requirements will vary depending on the instructor and course content, but will involve at least two papers totaling at least 25 pages and regular participation in seminar.

Intended Audience:

Senior PPE concentrators

Class Format:

3 hpw seminar format

PPE 400 - Seminar in Political Economy
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001 (SEM)
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 3642031099
The concept of capitalism, Author: Bruce R. Scott., Publisher: Springer Verlag 2009
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