Ancient Political Thought I
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Level: Graduate
Division: The New School for Social Research
Department: Politics
Course Number: GPOL 6694
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
  • Politics
  • Philosophy
  • Liberal Arts
In this course, we will discuss major political concepts and problems as they are presented in the texts of ancient authors. The readings will include the Presocratics, Aristotle’s Politics and Nicomachean Ethics, Plato’s Republic and Laws, as well as Herodotus, Thucydides, and other historians.
Course Open to: Degree Students with Restrictions