20th Century Political Philosophy

Course Type: 
PHL
Code: 
5320
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

A close study of 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 Hannah Arendt, Herbert Marcuse, Jürgen Habermas, Michel Foucault, Jacques Derrida, John Rawls, Richard Rorty, G. A. Cohen, Alasdair MacIntyre, Charles Taylor, Martha Nussbaum, and Giorgio Agamben.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.