Unformatted text preview: The General Themes of This Course Course
Prof. James Farr 1. 1. Why the West? Why Europe? Wealth and power: Why economics matter 1. The Power of the State, the Power of 1. The States. Who says, and why? Who 1. Rights. 1. Rights. What are they, where did they come from, what do they mean, who has them? them? 4. Historical Oddballs: the ideas of freedom and equality and 1. What’s the meaning of it all, anyhow? 1. What’s Ways of knowing, ways of thinking, ways of proving. of ...
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- Fall '08
- Meaning of life, general themes, Prof. James Farr, Historical Oddballs