UMUC Political Science Kant’s Idea of Perpetual Peace: Is it Realizable Today Essay

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Choose one of the following topics and write a 4-6-page double-spaced paper. Proper grammar and spelling are required.  Papers must include a cover page, 4-6 full pages of content, and a references page.  APA style is required. All sources must be good, academic, peer-reviewed sources.

Remember that all papers must contain an introductory paragraph that explains the topic and the argument the paper will make AND a concluding paragraph that wraps up the main points of the paper without introducing any new information

use a minimum of 4 sources, with a minimum of two primary sources and two academic journals. 

Choose one of the following topics: 

–Hobbes argues that absolute monarchy is the best form of government and that ordinary citizens should stay out of politics. Do you agree or disagree with his argument against popular political participation? Why? Please use specific references to Hobbes’ writings to support your position.

–What are the appropriate limits on individual and government authority? To what extent do you agree or disagree with John Stuart Mill’s “Liberty Principle?” Please use specific references to Mill’s writings to support your position.

–Please argue whether or not Kant’s idea of perpetual peace is realizable today? Please use specific references to Kant’s writings to support your position.

–What role should the government play in the distribution of goods in a just society? Please use specific references to philosophers’ writings to support your position.