Class Readings I


Below are the books you are required to purchase for this class
(all available at the Campus Bookstore)

Please bring a copy of the appropriate text with you, following the course schedule.

  1. Thomas More, Utopia, Translated by Clarence H. Miller (Yale U. Press, 2001)
  2. Jean-Jacques Rousseau, The Social Contract, Translated by Maurice Cranston (Penguin, 1968)
  3. China Miéville, Iron Council (Del Ray, 2005)

We also have several short essays and articles to read for class. You will find these on electronic reserve and on our BlackBoard website ( If you have any trouble getting access to any of the required reading, let me know immediately.