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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PHL 442 - Social and Political Philosophy

2018-2019 Catalog Year:

Some conception of society is presupposed by every political philosophy and ethical theory. In this course, basic theories of political philosophy will be examined and alternative conceptions of society and their relations to political philosophy and ethical theory will be critically examined. Special attention will be given to the ideas and theoretical placement of individuality, community, work and family.

Prerequisite: Six hours in philosophy or instructor permission.
Offered: Not on a regular basis
Credit: 3