Unformatted text preview: past, reviving great political thinkers from the past such as Machiavelli and John Locke. The intriguing aspect is that although they focus on two fundamentally different eras, they both emphasize a strong link to each other. I’ve discovered that Political Science as a whole is based on this strong connection between the past and present. Using this association, the department is able to demonstrate how learning from governments from the past we are better able to prepare our polity for the future....
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- Spring '10
- Political Philosophy, great political thinkers, Political Science Department, fundamentally different eras