Study the relationship between ideas, the people who promote them, and political practice. From Plato, to Machiavelli, explore just how influential and dangerous ideas can be. Ultimately, this module is about how to win wars and achieve objectives in the face of the enemy. You’ll learn how strategy works, why it often doesn’t work, and how to use it better. An introduction to the political culture and institutions of the USA.
- On this module you will look at key issues in political philosophy, exploring the ideas of thinkers throughout the history of political thought.
- But by violating Belgium’s neutrality, Germany positioned itself as the belligerent aggressor and made British intervention a moral issue about the rights of small nations.
- But what all these actors have done is nothing but promoting neoliberal exploitative, racist, and patriarchal policies, whilst trying to reinforce armies.
- Explore the themes and issues which drive 21st-century world