POLS 411 Seminar in Contemporary Political Philosophy: Problems of Rights, Freedom, and Equality

Term

Spring
Fall

Credits

4

An in-depth study of contemporary political thinking about such issues as: the culture of capitalism, the nature and limits of individual freedom, achieving equality in a diverse society, the challenges of biotechnology, rights in conflict, the evolution and endurance of American political principles. Topics vary from year to year. Not offered every year.

Prerequisite: One 300 level course, or permission of the instructor.