PHL 240: Social-Political Philosophy

This class is no longer offered as of Fall 2020.

In this course, students will be introduced to classical social-political philosophies such as Political Naturalism, Social Contract Theory, Marxism, Utilitarianism, Contemporary Political Liberalism, and Feminist Political Theory. The conceptions of human nature that underlie these theories and the forms of government that arise therefrom will also be discussed. Additionally, social-political issues such as economic justice, war, restrictions to liberty, unjustified discrimination, and environmental justice will be analyzed using at least four social-political philosophies.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6


Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45
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