Contemporary Continental Political Thought

POLSCI 677S

Exploration and assessment of the major theories (critical theory, hermeneutics, post-structuralism) and thinkers (Adorno, Habermas, Gadamer, Foucault, Derrida) of European political thought from World War II to the present. Themes addressed include alienation, power, liberation, social construction of identity. Research paper required. One course / 3 units.

Curriculum Codes: 

EI, R, SS