45.386 Ancient Philosophy

Ancient Philosophy

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Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 5506
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A survey of the beginnings of philosophy, mainly western, from the Presocratics to Augustine. Studies the emergence of philosophy out of mythical forms of thinking and the development of rational thought in the work of Plato, Aristotle, the Stoics, the Epicureans, and the Neoplatonists.