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.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPhil 150 or equivalent.
 RecommendedPhil 201, 202.
 ProgramsContaining PHIL 217R
Course Outcomes

Figures and Topics

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


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.