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For a better experience, click the icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites. A joint endeavor of the School of Economics, the Department of Politics and the Department of English and Philosophy, the BA in PPE provides a multidisciplinary foundation for students who want to address the complex, interconnected challenges of contemporary life. Students in the program build on a foundation of rigorous philosophical thought, applied research skills, and scientifically grounded political and economic theory.
Its aim is to facilitate the recognition of study periods undertaken by mobile students through the transfer of credits. The ECTS is based on the principle that 60 credits are equivalent to the workload of full-time student during one academic year.
Philosophy, politics and economics
For a better experience, click the icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites. A joint endeavor of the School of Economics, the Department of Politics and the Department of English and Philosophy, the BA in PPE provides a multidisciplinary foundation for students who want to address the complex, interconnected challenges of contemporary life.
Students in the program build on a foundation of rigorous philosophical thought, applied research skills, and scientifically grounded political and economic theory. Each discipline enhances the others by providing complementary and critical perspectives on the subject matter. Students in the PPE major begin their studies with PPE, an interdisciplinary, discussion-based course that examines how the three disciplines work together to tackle real-world problems.
In the interactive seminar capstone course, PPE, students work with an instructor as they evaluate public policy proposals, research or theoretical perspectives using the tools, arguments and methods drawn from the three fields. The curriculum also includes core courses and electives across a range of disciplines:. Philosophy courses in the major are focused on establishing a powerful set of logical reasoning, writing and dialogical skills oriented toward questions in ethics, logic, philosophy of law, and social and political philosophy.
PPE students take two upper-level philosophy seminars and may take more as electives. The economics courses are designed to give the student a foundation for profound analysis and insight. Topics explored include microeconomics, macroeconomics, economic ideas, public finance, and electives chosen from courses that include Game Theory and Applications, Economics of Small Business, Labor Economics, Comparative Economic Systems, Resource and Environmental Economics, and more.
PPE majors have access to a wide range of co-op positions, such as those related to public service, government, international and domestic business, law, community organizing, education, publishing, journalism, academic research and more.
A degree in philosophy, politics and economics prepares students for a wide variety of careers that require thoughtful analysis and engaged leadership. These include roles in:. The world needs flexible thinkers who can adapt to unexpected situations and help solve problems in ways that are neither narrowly political nor purely profit-driven.
The study of PPE helps to develop perspectives with real-world advantages that include:. Philosophy, Politics and Economics as an interdisciplinary program began in the early 20th century at the University of Oxford. The goal was to ensure that scholars were ready to apply their learning in practical, governmental, legal and business contexts to become leaders and change agents. It considered how societies decided what goods should be produced, under what conditions they were produced, and ultimately how those goods would be distributed and enjoyed.
PPE today acknowledges the insight that is often lost in the separation of politics and economics, and is devoted to the idea that re-engaging them will inspire and empower students to leave an impact on the world. To find out more about this exciting new major, please contact one of the co-directors: Peter Amato, PhD , teaching professor and director of programs in philosophy, Amelia Hoover Green, PhD , assistant professor of politics, or Roger McCain, PhD , professor of economics.
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Philosophy, Politics and Economics Major Curriculum Students in the PPE major begin their studies with PPE, an interdisciplinary, discussion-based course that examines how the three disciplines work together to tackle real-world problems. The curriculum also includes core courses and electives across a range of disciplines: Philosophy Courses Philosophy courses in the major are focused on establishing a powerful set of logical reasoning, writing and dialogical skills oriented toward questions in ethics, logic, philosophy of law, and social and political philosophy.
Economics Courses The economics courses are designed to give the student a foundation for profound analysis and insight. The study of PPE helps to develop perspectives with real-world advantages that include: Historical insight: PPE helps students make sense of historical events and ideas in a comprehensive and insightful way.
Marketable skills: PPE students develop analytical, writing, reading and dialogical skills that prove valuable in academic research and many business occupations. Foundation in legal studies: PPE is particularly suited for pre-law students, since its subject matter involves major legal areas like public policy, government, civil rights and corporate responsibility. Prospective Students Please email coas drexel. Visit Us Apply.
This is a gateway course for PPE major. It will provide students with initial overview of the field, help them integrate the basic knowledge of Philosopy, Political Science, and Economics already acquired, develop intellectual habits of treating social phenomena from tightly interrelated viewpoints grounded in Philosophy, Political Science, and Economics, and set up the basic framework for further development of student's knowledge in the field. For example, along with some reading of basic texts, for example A. Smith or T. Hobbes, the course may focus on a multidisciplinary treatment ofimportant social issue some examples may include poverty, un ethicalpractices in economic and political life, environmental degradation, etc. Credit: 1. An introduction to philosophical issues concerning the analysis of legal concepts and the moral justification of the law.
Philosophy, politics and economics , or politics, philosophy and economics PPE , is an interdisciplinary undergraduate or postgraduate degree which combines study from three disciplines. Sciences Po has been emulated in a number of countries. Philosophy, Politics and Economics was established as a degree course at the University of Oxford in the s,  as a modern alternative to classics known as " literae humaniores " or "greats" at Oxford because it was thought as a more modern alternative for those entering the civil service. It was thus initially known as "modern greats". During the s some students started to critique the course from a left-wing perspective, culminating in the publication of a pamphlet, The Poverty of PPE , in , written by Trevor Pateman, who argued that it "gives no training in scholarship, only refining to a high degree of perfection the ability to write short dilettantish essays on the basis of very little knowledge: ideal training for the social engineer". The pamphlet advocated incorporating the study of sociology, anthropology and art, and to take on the aim of "assist ing the radicalisation and mobilisation of political opinion outside the university".
This project provides valuable new teaching tools for faculty in the interdisciplinary field of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. The academic year at VU Amsterdam is divided into two semesters. Our BA Hons Philosophy, Politics and Economics PPE is a prestigious programme offering you the opportunity to explore three subjects — their connections, influences and impact. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, There is also some good anti-Keynesian material in this book. It is ideal for students who aspire to a career in policymaking, politics, journalism and a wide range of other professional occupations.
Studies in Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Daniel J. Adam G. Philosophy, Politics, and Economics PPE , as an interdisciplinary endeavour, has surged in popularity in recent years.
Hayek's previous work Studies in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics , New Studies in Philosophy, Politics, Economics and the History of Ideas collects some of Hayek's most notable essays and lectures dealing with problems of philosophy, politics and economics, with many of the essays falling into more than one of these categories. Expanding upon the previous volume the present work also includes a fourth part collecting a series of Hayek's writings under the heading 'History of Ideas. Related works: This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title. Is your work missing from RePEc? Here is how to contribute.
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