(Solution) Poli 330N Week 2 Discussion 2: Utopian Ideas

Required Resources
Read/review the following resources for this activity:

  • Textbook: Chapter 3, 4; review Chapter 2 (Section: Ideologies and Politics in the United States)
  • Lesson
  • Additional scholarly sources you identify through your own research

Initial Post Instructions
Explain one of the perfect political systems of Plato, Aristotle, Bacon, Marx, or Skinner. Use evidence (cite sources) to support your response from assigned readings or online lessons, and at least one outside scholarly source.


Utopia is described as an imagined society of community that possess highly desirable as well as nearly perfect qualities for its citizens. As such, it can be argued that utopia can be said to be a perfect place that has been designed so that there are no problems. According to Magstadt (2017), utopia typically focuses on equality in economics, government, as well as justice. From a political point of view, utopia is concerned with the critique of existing society alongside its improvement. Utopia from a political perspective has been depicted by Sir Francis Bacon in his novel New Atlantis.  In this novel, Bacon has portrayed a vision of the future of human discovery as well as knowledge. This has been through expressing his inspirations together with ideals for humankind.  Taking this into account, the novel plays a….Please click the Paypal icon below to purchase full solution for only $5