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PLSC 280 –  Intro to Political Philosophy (CRN: 47745) at  Skyline College for Spring 2023

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This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.

PLSC 280 INTRODUCTION TO POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
An introduction to political philosophy. Readings and critical discussion of political philosophies (such as liberalism, conservatism, communitarianism, libertarianism, socialism, feminism, etc.) through readings by influential thinkers (such as Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Kant, Mill, Marx, Rawls, and contemporary writers). Topics include theories of human nature, conceptions of justice, the relationship between the individual and the state, the distribution of wealth and power, the significance of ideology, and the role of markets. Also listed as PHIL 280. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2, D3).


Skyline College (Online Course)

Number of Units: 3


Section
OSH - Online
Meeting Date: 03/20-05/26
Meeting Time:
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Online course Room: 0000
Instructor: Jesse Raskin
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class March 24, 2023
Last day to drop with a refund March 23, 2023
Last day to drop without a "W" April 5, 2023
Last day to drop with a "W" May 11, 2023
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