College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  
    Sep 24, 2020  
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

ANCH 042. Democracy and Its Challenges: Athens in the Fifth Century


Using diverse primary sources (Thucydides’ Histories, tragedy, comedy, and others), this course explores several aspects of classical Athenian culture: democratic institutions and ideology, social structure, religion, intellectual trends, and the major historical events that affected all of these and shaped the Greek world in the fifth and early fourth centuries B.C.E.
Social sciences.
Writing course.
1 credit.
Catalog chapter: Classics  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/classics


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