PG 440

Contemporary Issues in Political Theory

This course explores contemporary issues in political theory related to questions of citizenship, membership, and power. Students reflect on the structures and practices that determine who wields power, who holds citizenship status, who counts as a member of a political community. Students also explore the relationship between economic and political arrangements. This course serves as a senior capstone course in political theory. Students who wish to complete a senior thesis should consult the requirements to enroll in PG 490.

Prerequisites: PG 104 or permission of instructor. Credit for PG 440 will not be granted to students who have received credit for PG 349.