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Undergraduate Record 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Record 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

PLPT 4120 - Theories of Justice

Examines several contemporary theories of justice, including utilitarianism, liberal equality, libertarianism, and communitarianism. Considers how well these theories serve us in thinking through more “applied” topics, e.g. global poverty and animal welfare. Prerequisites: At least one course in political theory or philosophy and instructor permission.

Credits: 3