This is the first of a two-semester survey in European intellectual history. The fall semester will examine some of the major texts in Western thought from ancient Greece to the Renaissance. Emphasis will be placed on close analysis of the texts.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (COL)(CSCT)(EDST)(HIST-MN)(HIST)(MDST-MN)(MDST)(MDST-Art/Arch)(MDST-History)(MDST-Lang/Lit)(MDST-Phil/Reli)(SISP-Hist Conc)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Plato, THE REPUBLIC
Aristotle, THE POLITICS
Epictetus, THE HANDBOOK OF EPICTETUS
Marcus Aurelius, THE MEDITATIONS
Augustine, THE CONFESSIONS and THE CITY OF GOD
Dante, DIVINE COMEDY
Christine de Pizan, THE BOOK OF THE CITY OF LADIES
Machiavelli, THE PRINCE and THE DISCOURSES
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Reading notes; three papers; midterm and final examinations.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
All students not in COL must take this class for a letter grade.
|Instructor(s): Miller,Cecilia Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: PAC411; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 20||SR major: 2||JR major: 2|| || |
|Seats Available: 15||GRAD: 0||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 3||SO: 5||FR: 5|
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