I regularly teach POLS 250 An Introduction to Political Theory and POLS 402/857 Science and Justice.  Here are the trailers for those two courses:

In POLS 250, which is a history of political thought course from Plato to Marx, I engage in some “role playing” and have an inclass debate between the conservative Edmund Burke and Jean-Jacques Rousseau.  I ask the students to come up with questions for Burke, and then I attempt to answer those questions as a 21st century Burkean conservative might answer them.  Here is a video from the course in which Burke responds to 3 questions from students in the class:

About colinfarrelly

I am a Professor and Queen's National Scholar in the Dept of Political Studies at Queen's University.
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