College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  
    Aug 16, 2018  
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

POLS 100. Ancient Political Thought


This course will consider the development of political thought in the ancient and medieval periods and the emergence of a distinctively modern political outlook. Special attention will be paid to the differences between the way the ancients and the moderns thought about ethics, reason, wisdom, politics, democracy, law, power, justice, the individual, and the community. Key philosophers include Plato, Aristotle, and Hobbes.
Social sciences.
2 credits.
Eligible for INTP
Spring 2019. Thakkar.
Spring 2020. Thakkar.
Catalog chapter: Political Science  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/political-science


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