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POLS 192 Political Theory (3 Hours)
This course examines the relationship between citizens and government, and competing justifications for political authority. We will focus on the Western political tradition, in particular Plato, Locke, Mill and Marx. Most of class work consists of participation in historical simulations involving Ancient Athens and Revolutionary America, with some attention to other periods. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.