CLCIV 477 - Law and Ethics in the Ancient World
Section: 001
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Classical Civilization (CLCIV)
Department: LSA Classical Studies
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course examines the classical origins of the natural law tradition in the ethical and political teachings of Plato, Aristotle, and the Stoics.

Our discussion will center on two related questions. Is law grounded in morality? Is morality something law-like?

Readings will include selections from Plato’s Apology, Crito, Gorgias, Republic, Statesman, and Laws; Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics and Politics; Cicero’s On Republic and On Laws.

CLCIV 477 - Law and Ethics in the Ancient World
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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