20th Century Political Philosophy

Course Type: 
PHL
Code: 
3320
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Major thinkers in 20th century political philosophy. Topics vary, focusing on one or more themes such as rights, democracy, liberalism, pluralism, secularism, tolerance, torture, terrorism, or totalitarianism. Readings from thinkers such as Arendt, Marcuse, Habermas, Foucault, Derrida, Rawls, Rorty, Cohen, MacIntyre, Taylor, Nussbaum, and Agamben.