Course: PHIL 365. Social and Political Philosophy (4)
Prerequisites: Completion of the lower division writing requirement; 3 units of philosophy. A survey of classical and contemporary theoretical approaches in social and political philosophy. Covers such theories as anarchy, absolutism, liberalism, libertarianism, communism, communitarianism and socialism, as well as topics concerning justice, liberty, equality, pluralism and democracy. Also will include regular sessions on philosophical writing and methodology. Regular written assignments will be required.