Advanced Topics in Political Philosophy.
Survey of some important lines of political philosophical argument, including neo-republicanism, critical realism, and democratic theory, among others.
In addition to weekly seminar preparation, students will select a particular area of focus and write a substantive original essay on that topic.
|Paper title||Special Topic|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2023, expected to be offered in 2024 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,206.91|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- 36 PHIL points at 200-level or above
- Teaching staff
Course co-ordinator: Prof. Elisabeth Ellis; teaching staff to be advised.
- Teaching Arrangements
Weekly seminars and discussion.
To be advised, but readings will be supplied through Blackboard/eReserve.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics,
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- Learning Outcomes
This paper allows students to survey important lines of political philosophical argument, converting substantial research into seminar discussion. Students will select a particular area of focus and write a substantive original essay on that topic.