Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

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PHIL 370 001 (CRN: 12802)

SOCIAL & POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY

Long Title: SOCIAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Sher, George
Meeting: 1:00PM - 1:50PM MWF (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 12
Enrollment data as of: 12-JUL-2024 12:10PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
9-DEC-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM R
 
Description: This course examines some philosophical problems raised by society and the state. Topics to be discussed include the sources of political authority, the justification of punishment, the significance of national boundaries, and the distribution of wealth. Previously offered as PHIL 307. Mutually exclusive with PHIL 307, credit cannot be earned for both classes. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for PHIL 370 if student has credit for PHIL 307.