CLA 140 Philosophy of the Classical Period
A survey of the ancient Greek philosophy, including Pre-Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle; Hellenistic philosophy may also be included. This course focuses on acquiring and inproving abilities in philosophical reading, thinking, and expression. In class, the norm is close textual analysis through lectures and discussion. Topics include the nature of the physical and human world, and questions about knowledge and ultumate being. Offered fall semesters.