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PS 209 Introduction to Political Theory

Analytical examination of conceptions of politics and the purposes of government, the problems of political obligation deriving from these, with attention to the ideas of crime, punishment and responsibility, political crimes--treason, collaboration, war crimes--and the limits of obligation and forms of dissent.

Field Terms: 
Political Theory
Instructor(s): 
Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2016-2017
Day(s) of the Week: 
Monday, Wednesday
Start Time: 
4:00 PM
End Time: 
5:15 PM
Section Number: 
01
Credits: 
4
New Course Number: 
160
Old Course Number: 
209
Course Level: 
Undergraduate