POL200Y1: Political Theory: Visions of the Just/Good Society

Hours: 
48L/24T

A selective presentation of critical encounters between philosophy and politics, dedicated to the quest for articulation and founding of the just/good society. Among the theorists examined are Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Hobbes and Locke.

Exclusion: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)