This course gives a detailed survey that presents a succession of major political thinkers who have influenced many modern conceptions of politics. The student will discover the origins of various political thoughts that were the distinct activity of men in the past. The student will also see the emergence of political thought in British and American universities that had an impact on the current political theory in Great Britain and America.
Books required for this course:
- Political Thinkers: From Socrates to the Present (David Bouchers and Paul Kelly)