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LAIKIPIA UNIVERSITYDEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIESNYAHURURU TOWN CAMPUSHIST 421: HISTORY OF POLITICAL IDEASCREDIT FACTORS: 3.0PREREQUISITE(S): NONECOURSE LECTURER: Dr PETER WAWERU >[email protected]< Cell: 0720 924 085COURSE OUTLINEThis is a very broad course. It traces the history of political thought from Classical times to thepresent. The course will equip learners with analytical skills through discussions of the approachesand styles of political thinkers through space and time.COURSE DESCRIPTIONThe political ideas of the Classical Greek and Roman thinkers: Plato, Aristotle, and Cicero. Politicalthought of the Medieval period: the political ideas of St. Augustine, Thomas Aquinas and Marsiglio ofPadua. Political Thought in Classical Islam. The political ideas of Niccolo Machiavelli and JeanBodin. The political ideas of Utopian Socialists. Scientific Socialismand the ideas of Karl Marx and

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