POLSCI 402 - Liberalism and Its Critics
Section: 001
Term: WN 2019
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
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Advisory Prerequisites:
POLSCI 101 or 302.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course examines the development of liberalism as a political theory of individualism, rights, and toleration. It also considers an array of criticisms of liberalism, some originating within liberalism itself and some coming from anti-liberals. The course will primarily focus on contemporary liberalism and the debates surrounding it, although attention will be given to earlier formulations of liberalism.

This course is in the Political Theory subfield.

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POLSCI 402 - Liberalism and Its Critics
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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ISBN: 9780915145607
A letter concerning toleration : humbly submitted, &c., Author: Locke, John., Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company 1989
ISBN: 9780915144433
On liberty, Author: Mill, John Stuart, 1806-1873., Publisher: Hackett 2011
ISBN: 9780674005112
Justice as fairness : a restatement, Author: Rawls, John., Publisher: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2003
ISBN: 9780691004327
Is Multiculturalism Bad for Women?, Author: Susan Moller Okin, Publisher: Princeton University Press 1999
ISBN: 9780262691260
The crisis of parliamentary democracy, Author: Schmitt, Carl, 1888-1985., Publisher: MIT Press 2000
ISBN: 9781844673551
The democratic paradox, Author: Mouffe, Chantal 1943-, Publisher: Verso 2009
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