Detailed information about selected course/program
EU code
14.9 - Others - Social Sciences
Mobility
1 - Undergraduate
Location
University of Trieste, Italy
Subject
Social Sciences
Course/Program
Course in Political Theory
Language
English
Language requirements
English B1
Academic requirements
none
Max available positions
2
Information
The course is focused on the political thought of John Rawls. Particularly we will dwell with the concept of justice, from the origins - how the problem of justice arises even in the experience of war of John Rawls - to the late developments. We will talk about the A Theory of justice which claims to find the universal principles of justice - principles which everyone would accept - and the later evolution close to Political liberalism.
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Duration
5 months between Sep 15 2014 and Feb 28 2015
Contact person
prof. Maurizio Scaini (scainim@sp.units.it)
Additional information
Courses end in mid December. After Christmas holidays in early January the examination session takes place and it lasts until late February. Before applying, please turn to the contact person for more details.