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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POS 201 - Introduction to Political Theory

An introduction to the fundamental questions of political philosophy–what is justice? how ought we to live our lives? what is the best regime?–through detailed study of a few central books in the history of political thought, such as Plato’s Republic and Machiavelli’s Prince.

General Education Requirements: Satisfies the General Education Western Cultural Tradition and Ethics Requirements.

Course Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credits: 3