Core Course: Ancient Political Thought to the Rise of Modernity
A survey of leading texts in the history of political thought
This course is open to PhD students satisfying core course requirements (others may participate by special permission of the instructor(s).
Tentative list of texts: Plato, Republic; Aristotle, Politics; Machiavelli, Prince; Hobbes, Leviathan; Locke, Second; Treatise of Government; Rousseau, Second Discourse, Social Contract; Hegel, Philosophy of Right; Marx, Selections ; Mill, Utilitarianism, Representative Government, On Liberty; and Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil, Genealogy of Morals.
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