PSC 284 Democratic Theory
Political Science Field: Political Philosophy
Typically offered rarely
Fall 2011 ("W" Optional) — TR 11:05-12:20
This advanced undergraduate course in political theory focuses on various topics in democratic theory such as the relation between democracy and other basic political principles (liberty, equality, justice) and the character of democratic decision-making mechanisms. Readings are drawn from both advocates and critics of democratic politics and will encompass historical and contemporary theorists. The class format will combine lecture and discussion.