3 units 3 hours lecture Recommended Preparation: eligibility for ENGL 1A Credit, degree applicable Transfer CSU
In this course, students will examine political theory as presented in the primary works of major Western thinkers from Plato to Marx. Fundamental issues to be explored include human nature, justice, power, the role of the state, and the legitimate scope of government.
Note: Philosophy 117 is the same course as POLI 7. (formerly Philosophy 17)