Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science

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. This is an online course

Field Terms: 
Political Theory
Instructor(s): 
Semester: 
Summer
Year: 
2016-2017
Section Number: 
01
Credits: 
3
Course Level: 
Undergraduate