PHIL 366 - Introduction to Political Philosophy
Winter 2018, Section 001
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Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Enforced Prerequisites:
One Philosophy course or PPE 300; with at least C-.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Description

This course will explore issues in modern political philosophy through historical and contemporary writings. Texts will be explored in the context of the political problems the authors are trying to address. We will also consider how historical texts can inform our understanding of current political problems. Likely themes to be explored in class include social contract theory, distributive justice, social inequality, immigration, international trade, and criminal justice.

Schedule

PHIL 366 - Introduction to Political Philosophy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
20860
Open
1
 
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TuTh 12:00PM - 1:00PM
002 (DIS)
 In Person
21754
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:00PM
003 (DIS)
 In Person
26071
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:00PM

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