2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

POLS 34215 Introduction to Political Theory

This course provides students with an introduction to political thought. As it is introductory, the course spans two millennia of western political thought from the ancient Greeks to the British Moderns. The course will discuss the varied conceptions of justice, human nature, and the good throughout this period of time. It will then relate those conceptions to the political theories that emerged from them. (F)