Pol Theory of Liberalism

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Political Science

Course Number: 
211
Institution: 
Amherst College

[PT] [PT - starting with the Class of 2015] This course is a survey of Western liberal political theory from its 17th-century origins through some of its contemporary expressions. Among the thinkers whose works we may read are Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Mary Wollstonecraft, Ralph Waldo Emerson, John Stuart Mill, Isaiah Berlin, John Rawls, Stanley Cavell, and Judith Sklar.

Limited to 40 students.  Spring semester.  Professor Dumm.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
POSC-211-01-1213S

Course Sections

Pol Theory of Liberalism
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Thomas Dumm

tldumm@amherst.edu

TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM

BEBU 107