CC.110 Becoming Human: Ancient Greek Perspectives on the Good Life


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Explores the question of the good life in the major literary and philosophic thinkers of ancient Greece. Considers topics such as justice, moral virtue, friendship, love, and the life of the mind both for an individual and as part of society. Students debate the classical Greek answers to these questions and consider ways in which these answers apply to our present lives. Includes selected works by authors such as Homer, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes, Plato, Aristotle, and Epicurus. Limited to students in Concourse.

This class has CC.010 as a prerequisite.

CC.110 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by L. Rabieh.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 16-160.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-H.

You can find more information at the Concourse (CC) < MIT site or on the CC.110 Stellar site.

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