Faculty of Arts
Freedom, Rights and Justice
Considers various questions concerning the relation between individuals and political societies such as: What principles of justice should communities adopt? What are rights? What limits can legitimately be placed on individual liberty? What is the source and nature of citizens’ obligations to obey the law? What makes a decision procedure democratic and why does it matter? These questions are considered in relation to the New Zealand context.
J. S. Mill, On Liberty, Penguin Paperback (or any other edition)
Coursework + exam
PHIL 103: 15.0 points