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PO909 - Justice and Equality

  • Module code: PO909
  • Module name: Justice and Equality
  • Department: Politics and International Studies
  • Credit: 20

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The aims of the module are: *To enable students to understand and evaluate some of the central conceptions of egalitarian justice within recent moral and political theory; *To develop students’ understanding of some key questions that arise in theorizing justice and equality; *To develop students’ skills in the identification and interpretation of relevant texts in normative inquiry; *To foster the ability to analyse and evaluate opposing normative arguments.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the modules students will be able to: *Demonstrate an advanced knowledge of the most prominent conceptions of egalitarian justice in recent moral and political theory; *Analyse and evaluate at an advanced level opposing normative arguments concerning justice and equality; *Demonstrate enhanced key skills such as written and oral communication skills, problem solving, working with others, and information technology skills; *Devise a viable research essay topic relevant to the module; *Construct and substantiate a comprehensive and sophisticated argument.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/pais/studymasters/pgmodules/po909

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
20 CATS (Module code: PO909-20)
A (Assessed work only) 5000 word essay 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M9PW) - Year 2
Optional
  • Postgraduate Social Science Research (L98G) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught International Political Economy (M1P3) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught International Political Economy (M1P3) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Taught International Politics and East Asia (M1P8) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught International Politics and East Asia (M1P8) - Year 2
  • MA in International Politics and Europe (M1PA) - Year 1
  • MA in International Politics and Europe (M1PA) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91B) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91B) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91C) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91C) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91D) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91D) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91E) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91F) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91F) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91H) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91H) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91J) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91J) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91K) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91L) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91L) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91N) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91N) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91P) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies with (with NTU Singapore) (M91P) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92B) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92B) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92C) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92C) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92D) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92D) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92E) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92H) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92H) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92J) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92J) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92K) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92K) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92L) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92N) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92N) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92P) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universität Konstanz, Germany) (M92P) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93B) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93B) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93C) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93C) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93D) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93D) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93H) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93H) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93J) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93J) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93K) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93L) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93L) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93N) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93N) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93P) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Studies (with Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) (M93P) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94B) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94B) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94C) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94C) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94D) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94D) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94H) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94H) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94J) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94J) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94K) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94K) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94L) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94L) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94N) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94N) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94P) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M94P) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95B) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95B) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95C) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95C) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95D) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95D) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95H) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95H) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95J) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95J) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95K) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95K) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95L) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95L) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95N) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95N) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95P) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M95P) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96B) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96B) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96C) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96C) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96D) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96D) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96H) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96H) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96J) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96J) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96K) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96K) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96L) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96L) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96N) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96N) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96P) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M96P) - Year 2
  • MA in Globalisation and Development (M9PB) - Year 1
  • MA in Globalisation and Development (M9PB) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Taught Public Policy (M9PF) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Public Policy (M9PF) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Taught United States Foreign Policy (M9PQ) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught United States Foreign Policy (M9PQ) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Taught Political and Legal Theory (M9PS) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Political and Legal Theory (M9PS) - Year 2
  • MA in International Development (M9PT) - Year 1
  • MA in International Development (M9PT) - Year 2
  • MA in Research in Politics and International Studies (M9PU) - Year 1
  • MA in Research in Politics and International Studies (M9PU) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M9PV) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Journalism, Politics and International Studies (with Monash University) (M9PV) - Year 2
  • Double MA in Politics and International Service (with American University, Washington DC) (M9PW) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M9PX) - Year 1
  • Double MA in Global Governance (with University of Waterloo, Canada) (M9PX) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Politics and International Studies: Big Data and Quantitative Methods (M9PY) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Politics and International Studies: Big Data and Quantitative Methods (M9PY) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Politics, Big Data and Quantitative Methods (M9Q1) - Year 1