Mar 31, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

PHIL 2030 - Introduction to Western Political Thought

A first study of the major themes dealing with political theory and the construction of “government.” A critical examination of the major views of and approaches to political behavior from the time of Plato through philosophers such as Karl Marx. Included is the examination of the political theory of Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Jean-Jacque Rousseau, and Karl Marx among others. Course is cross-listed with POLS 2315.

Prerequisite: PHIL 2010


POLS 2315