Course Description

Course Name

Recent Political Theory

Session: VRMS3122

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Lower level political science course

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


An examination of leading works in political theory of the late 19th and the 20th centuries. Central themes cover attacks on the reaffirmation of liberal democratic though, problems or order and violence, social and political revolutions, democratic processes. Readings are drawn from original works in political theory by Arendt, Dewey, Hayek, Lenin, Marx and Sorel.

*Course content subject to change