Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)
Free (certificate fee: USD$ 12, optional)
This course presents key debates and ideas in Western political thought. It is offered by the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati through the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), an online education platform.
The course is designed to illustrate major developments and perspectives in the political debates taking place in any contemporary society and polity. It discusses ideas of some major western political thinkers to expose students to different perspectives and approaches to state, politics, government, sovereignty, and citizenship.
Some of the course contents are: