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Readings in Classical Political Thought

Readings in Classical Political Thought - 00 edition

Readings in Classical Political Thought - 00 edition

ISBN13: 9780872205123

ISBN10: 0872205126

Readings in Classical Political Thought by Peter J.  Ed. Steinberger - ISBN 9780872205123
Edition: 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co.
Published: 2000
International: No
Readings in Classical Political Thought by Peter J.  Ed. Steinberger - ISBN 9780872205123

ISBN13: 9780872205123

ISBN10: 0872205126

Author Bio

Steinberger, Peter J. (Ed.) : Reed College

PETER J. STEINBERGER is Robert H. and Blanche Day Ellis Professor of Political Science and Humanities, Reed College.





Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface.

I. Early Poets. Homer: Iliad, 2.55-439; 12.297-342; 18.499-549; Hesiod: Theogony, 77-104, Works and Days, 204-428; Tyrtaeus of Sparta: Frag. 2, Frag. 4; Solon of Athens: Frag. 4, Frag. 5, 6, 7, Frag. 15, Frag. 32, Frag. 34, Frag. 36, Frag. 37; Theognis of Megara: 39-52.

II. Presocratics and Sophists. Heraclitus of Ephesus: 10.116-10.125; Protagoras: 18.7, 20, 21; Plato: Protagoras, 320d-328d, Gorgias, 18.19 (In Praise of Helen), Antiphon, 19.2; The Anonymus Iamblichi: 19.13-15.

III. Historians. Herodotus: Histories, 3.38, 80-82; 5.78, 92; Thucydides: History of the Peloponnesian War, 1.20.2-22, 140-145; 2.8, 35-54, 59-65; 3.37-51, 81.2, 82-85; 5.84-116.

IV. Tragedians and Comedians. Aeschylus: The Furies; Aristophanes: Clouds; Sophocles: Antigone.

V. Socrates and Plato. Plato: Euthyphro; Apology; Crito; Republic; Laws 1-6 (abridged); 7.793e-794d, 797a-798d, 800a-801e, 802e-803a; 8; 835d-864c; 9.860d-864c; 10.885b-890e; 12.960e-969d.

VI. Aristotle. Nicomachean Ethics, 1.1-5, 7-8; 2.1-6; 10.6-9; Politics, 1.1-8, 13; 2.1-6, 9, 12; 3.1, 4; 6-9,11, 12; 4.1, 3, 11; 5.1, 8-12; 6.1-5; 7.1-4, 8-11, 13-17; 8.

VII. Cicero. The Republic (selections).

VIII. Augustine. City of God, Preface, 1.1-2; 2.4, 15, 19-21; 3.21, 30; 4.4, 33; 5.9,11, 15-17, 19, 24-26; 8.3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 19; 12.23-24, 27, 28; 13.2,10; 14.4-6, 10-13, 15-16, 18, 22, 24, 25, 28; 18.37, 39, 41; 19.1-2, 4, 12, 13, 15-17, 19, 19, 21, 23; 22.27, 29, 30.

IX. Thomas Aquinas. Summa Theologica. I-II, Qs. 90-97; Statesmanship 1.1, 6

X. Machiavelli. Letter to Francesco Vettori, The Prince, Discourses, Preface; 1-5, 9; 12, 13, 17, 18, 21, 27, .42, 46, 55, 58; 2.1, 29; 3.1-3, 29, 31.

Works Cited.

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