Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

PHI-150 Social & Political Philosophy (3)

Examines theories of society and the political state, such as paternalism, absolutism, theocracy, democracy, conservativism, liberalism, socialism, feminism and pluralism. Explores public values, such as justice, liberty and equality, as they apply to issues of state power, political obligation, property and class, race, ethnicity, gender/sexuality and the environment. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Prereq: PHI-101, PHI-105, PHI-111 or PHI-130; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

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