2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 25, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

CLA 157 - Self and Society in Ancient Greece and Rome


This course will explore the origins of the concepts of self and society in Western Culture in the history and philosophy of classical Greece and Rome. In addition to independent reading in the historical and philosophical literature, this class includes an intensive study abroad component. The class will meet as a seminar during the spring term, include an active online experience and complete its investigation through readings and discussion at the sites in Greece and Rome in a two-week trip at the end of May. This course is targeted for freshmen (first year students) as a special opportunity for interdisciplinary study coupled with a study abroad experience.

Target students: Second semester freshmen
1 semester 3 credits.
Spring