|Module Title||POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY AND MODERNITY|
|Co-ordinator||Professor Howard Williams|
|Course delivery||Lecture||11 Hours 11 x 1 hour|
|Seminars / Tutorials||11 Hours 11 x 1 hour|
|Essay||1 x 1,500 word essay||30%|
A continuation and examination of the issues introduced in Modern Political Theory.
The aims of this module are to take further the study of principal texts in late modern political thought by looking closely at the main political writings of Marx, Hegel, Lenin and Gramsci and to develop a critical awareness of the complexities and problems of modernity.
The objectives of this module are:
10 ECTS Credits
** Recommended Text
Lawrence and Wishart. Karl Marx 1818-1883. Selected Works in One Volume - Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.
H Williams/D Sullivan/G Matthews. Francis Fukuyama and The End of History.