Democracy in America Reconsidered
This seminar’s ultimate aim is for you to grasp the evolving relationship between the public controversies in American politics and theoretical writings on liberty and equality that have influenced the course of American political development. Special attention will be paid to the gaps between the principles and practices of American democracy. The course has no doctrine to advance. It seeks to provide the materials and framework for lively and inclusive discussion about the challenges of institutionalizing freedom, democracy, and equality, ideals that inspire other governments around the world. 3 hrs. sem.
- 8:00am-9:15am on Tuesday, Thursday (Sep 13, 2021 to Dec 13, 2021)
- Robert A. Jones '59 House CON