Political Science

POLS3403The Tradition of Political Theory (A)3 ch (3C) (W)
Provides a critical survey of the leading figures in the tradition of political thought. Thinkers examined may include Plato, Aristotle, Hobbes, Locke, Wollstonecraft and Marx. Themes explored will range from the treatment of nature and the question of political virtue in ancient thinkers to questions about sovereignty and political emancipation in modern writers.