PHIL 320 A: Ancient Philosophy

Meeting Time: 
MWF 2:00pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
SAV 131
SLN: 
19701
Instructor:
Jean Roberts
Jean Roberts

Additional Details:

This course will be a survey of ancient Greek philosophy, beginning with the Presocratics and proceeding on through Socrates and Plato to Aristotle. Approximately equal attention will be given to metaphysical, epistemological, and ethical or political questions. Requirements are two short papers and two exams.

TEXTS: The First Philosophers: The Presocratics and Sophists, translated by Waterfield; Plato, Five Dialogues, translated by Grube; Plato, Republic, translated by Reeve; Basic Works of Aristotle, translated by McKeon

Catalog Description: 
Survey of ancient Greek philosophy, beginning with the pre-Socratics and proceeding on through Plato to Aristotle.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 5, 2016 - 9:07pm