17.03 Introduction to Political Thought
Examines major texts in the history of political thought and considers how they contribute to a broader conversation about freedom, equality, democracy, rights, and the role of politics in human life. Philosophers include Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Marx, Tocqueville, and Mill.
This class has no prerequisites.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.
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