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20th Century and Contemporary Political Theory

437C

This course provides a survey of some of the major contributions to political thought in the past century. The course will place special emphasis on the development of theories of political authority and legitimacy in the context of the modern bureaucratic state, as well as the connection between authority and other key concepts in normative political authority: democracy, justice, and freedom.

Subject: 
POLISCI
Course ID: 
219 408
Grading: 
Letter (ABCD/NP)