Normative Political Theory

Subject: 
Political Science (PSCI)
Catalog number: 
626
Unit weight: 
0.50
Meet type: 
SEM
Grading basis: 
NUM
Cross-listing(s): 
N/A
Requisites: 
N/A
Description: 
An examination of how different political theorists use and understand key political concepts - such as equality, liberty, democracry, identity, and rights - to develop the ability to assess theories of justice from a libertarian, liberal, communitarian, democratic and feminist perspective. We will examine works of contemporary political theorists, including Rawls, Nozick, Cohen, Gutmann, Dworkin, Sandel, Okin and Young.
Topic titles: 
1 Political Liberalism
Faculty: 
Arts (ART)
Academic level: 
GRD
Course ID: 
002425