Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2010
Canadian Excellence

Social and Political Thought
0.50 Credits

This course is an interdisciplinary introduction to ideas that shape our contemporary world. What do liberty, equality and tolerance mean? Where did these ideas originate? What other ideas have challenged and changed the way we look at the world? Topics like private property, capitalism, communism, liberalism, feminism and justice will be discussed. Students will read essential commentators like Aristotle, Machiavelli, Locke, Rousseau, Mill, Marx, Orwell, Wollstonecraft and Fukuyama. {VL}

LocationCourse #Access/Details
Brantford Campus CT122BR T,R - 8:30 - 10 a.m. - Spring Term 2010