Modern Social and Political Philosophy

Investigates leading modern and contemporary political philosophers, highlighting the ways these thinkers sought to break with tradition and rethink political membership, ethical obligations, and governmental authority in light of the evolution of modern states and societies. Addresses tensions between proclamations of human equality and the emergence of new forms of hierarchy and exclusion in states formally committed to inclusive democratic principles.

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: HP

1 unit — McEnnerney

Offerings

Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2022 Block 8 History of Social and Political Philosophy: Modern Debates Dennis McEnnerney Armstrong Hall 256A 25 / 16 05/17/2022
Spring 2023 Block 5 Modern Social and Political Philosophy Dennis McEnnerney TBA 25 / 25 05/17/2022
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