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CLST 330 - Classical Greek Culture and Society (W)

Issues in the history of 5th and 4th century B.C. Family, private life and public ideology; religious beliefs, war, power.

ASSESSMENT:  In-class exams, paper, final exam.

  • A companion to archaic Greece / edited by Kurt A. Raaflaub and Hans van Wees. Chichester, U.K.; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009
  • A companion to the classical Greek world  / edited by Konrad H. Kinzl. Malden, Mass.; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2006
  • A companion to Greek religion / edited by Daniel Ogden. Malden, Mass.; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2007
  • Ken Dowden, The uses of Greek mythology: London ; New York : Routledge, 1992.

All of the above books are available in electronic format through Queen’s free online access. The relevant chapters will be indicated at the beginning of each week. Additional readings may be added.
INSTRUCTOR:  Dr. Fabio Colivicchi

PREREQUISITE:  CLST 200/3.0, or permission of the Department.