PHILO215

Moral and Political Philosophy: A Historical Introduction

A study of the moral and political philosophy of thinkers such as Plato, Aristotle, Hume and Mill. This paper uses Plato's Republic to introduce students to central issues in Moral and Political Philosophy, including questions about virtue, happiness, justice, liberty, democracy, tyranny, feminism, art, censorship, and moral education.

A study of the moral and political philosophy of thinkers such as Plato, Aristotle, Hume and Mill. This paper uses Plato's Republic to introduce students to central issues in Moral and Political Philosophy, including questions about virtue, happiness, justice, liberty, democracy, tyranny, feminism, art, censorship, and moral education.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): PHIL215

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
19B (HAM)B Semester : 8 Jul 2019 - 3 Nov 2019 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures

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Indicative Fees

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Paper Outlines

The following 2018 paper outlines are available for PHILO215. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2019 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Ethics | History | Philosophy | Political Science

Other available years: Moral and Political Philosophy: A Historical Introduction - PHILO215 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 11 October 2018 3:33pm
Indicative fees current as of : 5 June 2018 4:30am

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