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PHIL 7704 Plato's Republic (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

In this course, we will explore in depth Plato's Republic, with particular attention to parallels between the Republic and the literary works of Plato's predecessors, including Homer, the tragedians, and Aristophanes. The focus of our reading will be on the role of poetry, imagination, and narrative in the dialogue.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Marina B. McCoy

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17