Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2017/2018
Canadian Excellence

Theories of Justice
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course explores the idea of justice, focusing on conflicts between liberty and equality, and especially on contemporary debates surrounding the work of John Rawls. Arguments and proposals advanced by utilitarians, libertarians, marxists, egalitarians, liberal and radical feminists, communitarians and republicans will be evaluated.

Additional Course Information
Registration status: Year 3 or Year 4, and at least one of: PP203, PP207, PP213 PO235, PO236 (or PO280 or PO281).