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    PS419 – Seminar in Political Philosophy:

    A semester long intensive study of advanced texts and topics in political philosophy. The seminar takes one of two forms: Morality of Power. Examines various accounts and defenses of the human interest in the pursuit of power; what constitutes power; and the relations among power, political rule, and justice. Philosophy and Politics in Post-modernity. An introduction to radical changes in philosophic thinking and their potential significance for our understanding of American politics and its principles. This introduction will take place, in part, through a debate with a modern approach to philosophy, politics and morals, including a consideration of its possible connection to Nihilism.

    Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

    Offerings

    TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
    Fall 2020 Block 1 Seminar in Political Philosophy: Eve Grace TBA 10/5 06/06/2020
    Spring 2021 Block 5 Seminar in Political Philosophy: Eve Grace TBA 10/10 06/06/2020