History of the political doctrine (i) (2006/2007)

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Course code
4S01241
Name of lecturers
Alessandro Pastore, Guido Avezzu', Gian Maria Varanini
Coordinator
Alessandro Pastore
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
SPS/02 - HISTORY OF POLITICAL THOUGHT
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
1st semester dal Oct 2, 2006 al Dec 20, 2006.

Lesson timetable

1st semester
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  

Learning outcomes

The course aims at providing the students with awareness of the crucial event of Western civilization through the investigation of political-institutional development. The course is divided into four sections and it’ll concern: Ancient, Medieval, Modern and contemporary history.

Syllabus

Contents of the course:
Part I (prof. G. Avezzù – 12h.): Searching a happy island: utopian projection in the Ancient culture.
Part II (prof. GM. Varanini – 14h.): Utopias and millenaries in the Middle Eve.
Part III (prof. A. Pastore – 14h.): Utopia in the ideal society models from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral interview

Teaching aids

Documents