The Constitutional Convention, the Federalist essays, and the Anti-Federalist writings
Most frequently taught undergraduate courses
We chatter about how the Founders have influenced us -- but what influenced them?
Including the ethical foundations of politics
What most Western thinkers in most centuries believed, but most of your teachers reject
From the early American colonies to the contemporary American culture wars
Most frequently taught graduate seminars
A close and careful study of the most important work in classical natural law tradition
An examination of the ethical foundations of law and politics, focusing on the moral virtues.
The classical pagans, the great Christian thinkers, and two modern sources of challenge
A flying survey of some of the most influential texts on religion and politics from antiquity to our own time
Classical tradition, early modern revisionism, modern rejection, and contemporary renaissance