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Academic Year 2005/2006
European Intellectual History to the Renaissance
HIST 215 FA
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.
Plato, THE REPUBLIC
Aristotle, THE POLITICS
Epictetus, THE HANDBOOK OF EPICTETUS
Marcus Aurelius, THE MEDITATIONS
Augustine, THE CONFESSIONS and THE CITY OF GOD
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.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
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- Instructor(s): Miller,Cecilia
- Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: PAC422;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 25)
- SR. major: 5 Jr. major: 5
- SR. non-major: 2 Jr. non-major: 3 SO: 5 FR: 5
- Curricular Renewal: Speaking, Writing
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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