SOA 307: The Ideal Society & the State

Prerequisite: SOA 101 or SOA 111 or SOA 113 or PSC 101

What is an ideal society like? Explores from an anthropological perspective different political systems in an attempt to answer the following questions: 1) Are there just societies? 2) Why search for Utopia and what is the significance of utopian thinking?) Where is the focus of political power and how does it change? 4) How do state societies evolve? 5) What is a nation?

2023 Spring
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
13296 01B Lecture 30 3.00
Days Start End
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 12:30 PM EST 1:45 PM EST
Instructor: Isabel Rodrigues Class status:
Prerequisite: SOA 101 or SOA 111 or SOA 113 or PSC 101
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: Blended