Spring 2023
CRN: 14649
PHIL 3110 - Political Philosophy

An examination of fundamental problems arising from political and social relationships. The main emphasis is on such political value concepts as liberty, equality, human rights and justice. Topics that might be considered include, but are not necessarily restricted to: the nature and basis of political authority and obligation; civil disobedience; tolerance and dissent; the aims of political institutions; law and morality. This course satisfies WMU Essential Studies Level 3: Connections – Global Perspectives Category.

Additional Information

Campus: Main
Schedule Type: Lecture/Lab/Discussion
Instructional Method: Traditional
Attribute: Area II: Humanities           Ethical&Critical Thinking SLO           Global Awareness SLO           Global Perspectives           Written Communication SLO

Instructor(s): Martin, James V (Primary)
Imber, Magnus R

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