Philosophy
 

Contemporary Political Philosophy

Contemporary Political Philosophy
Examine selected topics, periods, and figures in social and political philosophy with an aim to understand and apply theories to particular problems and questions.
PHIL
217R
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPhil 150 or equivalent.
 RecommendedPhil 201, 202.
 Taught 
 ProgramsContaining PHIL 217R
Course Outcomes: 

Figures and Topics

Know basic concepts, figures, texts, and issues of Contemporary political philosophy.

Application

Learn how to apply philosophical skills and practices in discussing and critiquing political issues.

Critical Reading and Writing

Practice philosophical analysis and argument orally and in writing; write a cogent and well-researched paper on Contemporary political philosophy.