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Academic Year 2005/2006
Modern Social Theory
CSS 271 FA
This course examines a number of competing conceptual frameworks in the social sciences derived from major political philosophers and social theorists, such as Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Marx, Durkheim, Weber and Freud.
Kant, POLITICAL WRITINGS
Locke, TREATISE OF CIVIL GOVERNMENT
Bentham, AN INTRODUCTON OF THE PRINCIPLES OF MORALS AND LEGISLATION
Rousseau, DISCOURSE ON INEQUALITY
Rousseau, THE SOCIAL
Marx, ECONOMIC AND
PHILOSOPHICAL MANUSCRIPTS, and selections from other major writings
Nietzsche, THE GENEALOGY OF MORALS
Durkheim, DIVISION OF LABOR IN SOCIETY
Weber, PROTESTANT ETHIC AND THE RISE OF CAPITALISM
Weber, FROM MAX
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Short (2-3 pages) weekly papers and quizzes; two 5-6 page papers.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
This course is only open to CSS sophomores.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
Links to Web Resources For This Course.
- Instructor(s): Miller,Cecilia
- Times: .M.W... 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: PAC422;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 33)
- Curricular Renewal: Writing
- Permission: Permission of Instructor Required
POI forms will be distributed by the instructor during the browsing period of pre-registration and must be submitted to the Registrar's office prior to the on-line registration appointment
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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