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Political Philosophy and Ideology (POLS 160)

Credit Course

3 credits

$122 per credit

in-county, fees apply


Investigates the major ideologies and philosophies of the modern world such as nationalism, fascism, socialism, classical liberalism, conservatism, Marxism-Leninism, and neo-conservatism along with the newer ideologies of the extreme left and right. The course also examines the major philosophy leaders past and present and their influence on political development. The character of American political ideologies is analyzed and compared. Students integrate contemporary work in political philosophy and examine political thought and contributions from other civilizations and how philosophy relates to ideology. Course offered less than once a year.

Corequisite(s): ACLT 053 or (ESOL 052 and ESOL 054).


Fall 2024 ( Sections)

  • Section Meeting Times:

    • Time:
      Flexible Time
      Location: Online

    Section Information:

    • Format: Online
    • 0 Available Seats
    • Dates: 10/16/2024 - 12/08/2024
    • Instructor: John Dedie
    • Course ID: #94056

    Credit Hours: 3

    Billable Hours: 3

    Note: NOTE: This section meets during the second seven week session.