2014-2015 Pitzer Catalog 
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2014-2015 Pitzer Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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POST 151 PZ -History of Political Philosophy: Moderns

Institution: Pitzer

Description: This course takes a critical look at the sharp change in understanding of Nature and its relationship to the historical beginnings and development of the modern state that originates during the Renaissance. We will examine modern philosophical tests that argue for new forms of democratic governments that promote the securing of individual freedoms, happiness and progress as well as those that raise concerns about the success of the modern project.

Prerequisite(s): Please check course schedule for requirements.

Formerly: Conquest of Nature & the Rise of the Modern State

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