Fall/Winter Timetable

POL461H1F L0101

Graduate Course Code: POL2061H1F L0101

Studies in Civic Republicanism

Themes

Hobbes and Harrington

Texts

Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan; Hobbes, Behemoth; James Harrington, Oceana; lesser texts by Harrington.

Format and Requirements

One two-hour seminar per week. We will begin with some lectures on Harrington; seminars on Hobbes, Harrington, and potentially other 17th-century republican thinkers thereafter.

Prerequisites

POL200Y1 or POL200Y5 or (POLC70H3, POLC71H3) or POL320Y1 or POL320Y5 or permission of the instructor