Graduate Course Code: POL2025H1F L0101
Enlightenment and its Critics
This course will examine the three works of Rousseau’s early maturity in which he first presented his critique of the Enlightenment: the Discourse on the Sciences and Arts, the Discourse on the Origins of Inequality, and the Discourse on Political Economy, along with some of the polemics provoked by them.
Rousseau, the three abovementioned discourses.
Format and Requirements
Two essays and seminar participation.
POL320Y1 or POL320Y5 or (POLC73H3 and POLC74H3) or POL330H1 or POL330Y1