Political Philosophy (p)FI (2007/2008)

Course not running

Course code
4S01362
Name of lecturer
Olivia Guaraldo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
SPS/01 - POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

introduction to the main themes of political philosophy.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: freedom, contract, equality: modern contractualism and feministic critics. The course will analyse the political contractualist thought, starting from the British one (Locke and Hobbes). Particular attention will be paid to the exclusion of women from the emancipative promises of freedom and equality.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam