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

POS 307 - Democratic Theory

Surveys the major theoretical perspectives of democracy, emphasizing core positions such as liberalism and civic republicanism.  Examines competing articulations of more participatory and engaged democratic political systems.  Also considers critical perspectives which analyze democracy’s exclusions with regard to race, class, gender, and power.

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

Prerequisites: POS 201

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3