Fall/Winter Timetable

POL2027H1S L0101

Undergraduate Course Code: POL485H1S L0101

Topics in Political Thought II

Plato's Laws


A critical examination of Plato’s Laws with special attention to the relationship between politics and law, virtue, theology, and education. We will dedicate ourselves to the related projects of philosophical reconstruction and normative evaluation of the political views expressed in this dialogue.

Format and Requirements

Weekly seminars, in-class presentations, and a final research paper.