Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

GOVT 324: Modern Western Political Theory

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Lectures, discussions of developments in Western tradition of political thought from Renaissance to mid-19th century. Topics include rise of individualism in political theory, early developments in social contact theory, theories of radical popular sovereignty, and early criticisms of liberal theory.

Equivalent to PHIL 324

Prerequisites:

GOVT 101, or 3 credits of philosophy.

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