Political Philosophy

A.Y. 2021/2022
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
Overall hours
The course focuses on some of the main questions and issues of contemporary political philosophy. It aims at providing students with, on one hand, an understanding of the basic methodological and meta-theoretical questions concerning the normative character of political philosophy, its research design and pursuit. On the other, the course is meant to offer an overview of some substantive topics crucial in contemporary debates, in order to show and explain the specific import of political philosophy, its main ideas, frameworks, and paradigms, with a specific attention on problem of distributive justice.
Mandatory for students of the PhD programs in Political Studies
Assessment methods
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
How to enrol


The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in June 2021, until 25 May 2021
  • for courses starting in July 2021, until 25 June 2021
  • for courses starting in September 2021, until 30 August 2021.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.


For help please contact phd@unimi.it