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Should liberty prevail over equality? What are the limits of tolerance in a multiracial society? Should the mass media reflect or manufacture 'public opinion'? How can theoretical perspectives inform debates about practical matters of public policy? These are the kinds of questions we discuss on this inter-disciplinary MA which is taught jointly by political theorists, philosophers and sociologists. The core units are: History of Political Thought Topics in Political Philosophy Theories of Society and Politics, and Methods of Social Enquiry. There are also two optional units. Please see the website www.uea.ac.ukpsi for further details, and www.uea.ac.ukhumpostgraduatescholarships for scholarship opportunities.

Should liberty prevail over equality? What are the limits of tolerance in a multiracial society? Should the mass media reflect or manufacture 'public opinion'? How can theoretical perspectives inform debates about practical matters of public policy? These are the kinds of questions we discuss on this inter-disciplinary MA which is taught jointly by political theorists, philosophers and...

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