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ETHICS IN ANCIENT POETRY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Germany - Free University of Berlin - 'Free Univ. Berlin'
UC Course SubjectClassics
Number & Suffix: 101
Full UC Title: ETHICS IN ANCIENT POETRY 
Transcript Title: ETHICS ANCT POETRY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: The lecture explores both implicit and explicit reflections on the role poetry plays in the search for a good life within the poetry of the Archaic, Classic Hellenistic, and Late Antiquity. The lecture therefore provides a wide and diverse number of texts. It includes, firstly, an overview of the important ethics of antiquity (Platonic, Aristotelian, Stoic, Epicurean), and secondly, the differing opinions that each movement held about poetry, as well as reflections of these philosophical movements within poetry. Finally, it examines various notions of ethics in epic poetry and tragedy. 
Language of Instruction: German
 
Partner Title: ETHIK UND DICHTUNG IN DER ANTIKE 
Partner University Department: Griechische Philologie 
Partner University Course Number: 16200