Life Within Capitalism: A History of its Values, Measures and Struggles

PUBPOL 249

Examination of how capitalism has profoundly shaped people's ethical values, with focus on United States. Investigates central developments behind history of capitalism; explores key struggles that led to formation of capitalist logic (choices, values, goals); traces impact of capitalist goals and measures on ethical values and choices; examines discussions about possible future developments within capitalism.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

ECON 270, Ethics 271, HST 284, PS 252

Curriculum Codes: 

EI, CZ
Instructor: 
Philipsen