POLSCI 403 - Greek Political Thought
Section: 001
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Advisory Prerequisites:
POLSCI 101 or 302.
May not be repeated for credit.
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The course deals with the meaning of democracy in ancient Athens and the significance of the crisis in political thinking during the 5th century BCE. We will read much of Thucydides and then examine the Platonic and Aristotelian attempts to counter the arguments of the Sophists. The course concentrates on careful reading of the relevant texts, most particularly Thucydides, Plato and Aristotle.

POLSCI 403 - Greek Political Thought
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001 (LEC)
8POLSCI 101 or Jr>
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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