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POLI 2635 Plato's Republic (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

This advanced seminar will undertake a careful study of the most famous political book ever written, Plato's Republic. In it, Socrates and two young friends become founders of the best political community. Along the way they explore difficult and even troubling questions about justice and the truly best way of life for a human being. Are you up to the challenge to join them in their founding?


Instructor(s): Robert C. Bartlett

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: This course is open to juniors and seniors only.


Last Updated: 07-Dec-13