Philosophy of Law. Classic Texts


Course Objective

The main objective is to learn to read difficult primary philosophical
treatises, from beginning to end.

Course Content

Students read a classic text in legal/political philosophy.

Teaching Methods

Every course week students read the assigned chapter(s) and hand in, a
before each class, brief Introductions (750-1000 words) in which (a)
the text is summarized, (b) the key interpretive choices are justified
and (c) the main problems are discussed. In class the chapters and
introductions are discussed.

Method of Assessment

To be decided.


To be decided.

General Information

Course Code W_MA_PLCT
Credits 6 EC
Period P4
Course Level 500
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Course Coordinator dr. A.J. Wolthuis
Examiner dr. A.J. Wolthuis
Teaching Staff dr. A.J. Wolthuis

Practical Information

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Teaching Methods Lecture
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