Faculty of Arts
Freedom and Limits of State Action
Treats ideas about freedom, public goods and the role of the state in political theory. Topics include the relation between freedom, well-being and resources, paternalism, irrational decision making, coercion to enforce morality, collective action problems, public goods and how to value them.
Coordinator(s) Associate Professor Martin Wilkinson
POLITICS 249: 15.0 points
Any 30 points at Stage I in Political Studies, or 15 points at Stage I in Political Studies and 15 points at Stage I in Philosophy