European Intellectual History to the Renaissance|
Fall 2012 not offered
|Certificates: Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory, The Study of Education|
This class will examine some of the major texts in Western thought from ancient Greece to the Renaissance. Emphasis will be placed on close reading and analysis of the texts.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CSCT)(EDST-MN)(HIST-MN)(HIST)(MDST-MN)(MDST)(MDST-Art/Arch)(MDST-History)(MDST-Lang/Lit)(MDST-Phil/Reli)(SISP-Hist Conc)
Plato, THE REPUBLIC
Aristotle, THE POLITICS and THE NICOMACHEAN ETHICS
Epictetus, THE HANDBOOK OF EPICTETUS
Marcus Aurelius, THE MEDITATIONS
Augustine, THE CONFESSIONS
Aquinas, SUMMA THEOLOGIAE
Dante, DIVINE COMEDY
Christine de Pizan, THE BOOK OF THE CITY OF LADIES
Pico della Mirandola, ON THE DIGNITY OF MAN
Machiavelli, THE PRINCE
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly 2-page papers; three 5-page papers; Midterm and Final Exams.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
All students not in COL must take this class for a letter grade.