POL430Y1: Comparative Studies in Jewish and Non-Jewish Political Thought

Hours: 
48S

A comparative examination of major texts of the Jewish tradition, ranging from the Torah to modernity, and texts of the classical or Western traditions raising similar questions. Close reading of a small number of capital works, with special attention to the problem of reason and revelation.

Prerequisite: 

POL200Y1/​POL200Y5/(POLC70H3, POLC71H3)

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