POLSC 20000 - Interpreting Politics: An Introduction to Political Ideas

Overview

Course Title

Interpreting Politics: An Introduction to Political Ideas

Department(s)

Description

An introduction to interpreting major political ideas and their significance in the contemporary world. Competing understandings of concepts such as freedom, equality, justice, citizenship, and legitimacy will be explored, in part by applying them to concrete political issues such as multiculturalism, economic distribution, and the death penalty.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Discussion

Hours

1

Name

Lecture

Hours

2

Requisites

029935

Course Schedule