PHIL233



Ancient Greek Philosophy
Queen's University 2016

News, Updates, and Deadlines

Week 11 - Justice

Wednesday March 23

Plato: Republic IV
Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics V

Final Assignment: Writing Assignment #2

Friday March 25

No Class!

Week 10 - Aesthetics

Wednesday March 16

Waithe: Diotima of Mantinea

M.E. Waithe - Diotima of Mantinea
** handout **

Friday March 18

Plato: Symposium

Week 9 - Morality

Wednesday March 9

Plato: Republic II

Friday March 11

Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics Bk. II

Epictetus: Enchiridion
** handout / online **

Epicurus: Letter to Menoeceus
** handout / online **

Week 8 - Psychology

Wednesday March 2

Plato: Republic IV (434d - 445e) and Republic V

Friday February 26

Aristotle: De Anima

Week 7 - Rhetoric

Wednesday February 24

The Sophists

First Writing Assignment Handout!

Friday February 26

Plato: Protagoras

Week 6 - Test Week

Wednesday February 10

TEST
Format: see Lecture 9 slides.

Friday February 12

NO CLASS

Week 5 - Forms

Wednesday February 3

Plato: Republic VI

Friday February 5

Aristotle: Metaphysics IV

Week 4 - Science

Wednesday January 27

Aristotle: Physics I

+ Finish Zeno, Anaxagoras, Democritus, and Leucippus

Friday January 29

Aristotle: Physics II

Week 3 - Unity and Plurality

Wednesday January 20

Heraclitus and Parmenides

First Assignment: Argument Reconstruction

Friday January 22

Zeno, Anaxagoras, Democritus, and Leucippus

Week 2 - Method

Wednesday January 13

Anaximander, Anaximenes, and Xenophanes

Friday January 15

Anaximander, Anaximenes, and Xenophanes continued...

Handout / Readings for Friday's Class!

Week 1 - Introduction

Wednesday January 6

Introduction to Milesian / Presocratic Philosophy

Friday January 8

Thales