Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

PP203
Social and Political Philosophy
0.5 Credit

Analysis and critical evaluation of key socio-political concepts: the state, civil society, power and authority, individual freedom, property, human rights, justice, democracy, liberalism, conservatism, authoritarianism versus totalitarianism. Ideas of theorists like Plato, Hobbes, Hegel, Marx, Rawls and others will be discussed.

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Registration status: senior student.