CLCIV 101 - Classical Civilization I: The Ancient Greek World (in English)
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Classical Civilization (CLCIV)
Department: LSA Classical Studies
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
FYWR
Other:
Theme, WorldLit
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in GTBOOKS 191 or 201.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Freshman or Sophomore or permission of instructor.
Other Course Info:
F.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is an introduction to the history and culture of this fascinating but paradoxical civilization. We will laugh with the ancient comedians and think with the ancient philosophers. We will also confront the contradictions of this complex society and admire its intellectual and artistic achievements. There will be approximately 50-80 pages of reading per week, three short papers, five quizzes (during sections) and a final examination. No previous knowledge is required.

CLCIV 101 - Classical Civilization I: The Ancient Greek World (in English)
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ISBN: 9780140448146
Lysistrata and other plays, Author: Aristophanes., Publisher: Penguin 2002
Required
ISBN: 9780195372359
A brief history of ancient Greece : politics, society, and culture, Author: Sarah B. Pomeroy ... [et al.]., Publisher: Oxford University Press 2nd ed. 2009
Required
ISBN: 0192823353
Defence of Socrates ; Euthyphro ; Crito, Author: Plato ; translated with an introduction and notes by David Gallop., Publisher: Oxford University Press 1997
Required
ISBN: 0195070089
Persians, Author: Aeschylus ; translated by Janet Lembke and C.J. Herington., Publisher: Oxford University Press 1991
Required
ISBN: 0872203522
Iliad, Author: Homer ; translated by Stanley Lombardo ; introduction by Sheila Murnaghan., Publisher: Hackett Pub. Co. 1997
Required
ISBN: 9780140440393
History of the Peloponnesian War, Author: Thucydides; translated by Rex Warner with an Introduction and Notes by M. I. Finley, Publisher: Penguin Books 1972
Required
ISBN: 0941051420
The Bacchae of Euripides, Author: translation, introduction and notes: Stephen J. Esposito., Publisher: Focus Pub./R Pullins Co. 1998
Required
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