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Title Instructor Quarter Day, Time, Location GER
CLASSICS 367
Mediterranean Networks (ARCHLGY 367)
The the ancient Mediterranean was highly interconnected is common knowledge, and the idea of integration has become a defining factory in current...
Leidwanger, J.
2019-2020 Winter
Thursday
1:30pm - 4:20pm
500-106
CLASSICS 372
Archaeology of Roman Slavery (ARCHLGY 342)
The archaeological study of Roman slavery has been severely limited by a focus on identifying the traces of slaves in the material record. This...
Trimble, J.
2019-2020 Spring
Thursday
1:30pm - 4:20pm
110-112
CLASSICS 381
Classical Seminar: Origins of Political Thought (CLASSICS 181, ETHICSOC 130A, PHIL 176A, PHIL 276A, POLISCI 230A, POLISCI 330A)
Political philosophy in classical antiquity, centered on reading canonical works of Thucydides, Plato, Aristotle against other texts and against the...
Ozturk, U., Ober, J.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday
10:30am - 11:50am
School of Education 210
CLASSICS 382
High-Stakes Politics: Case Studies in Political Philosophy, Institutions, and Interests (POLISCI 231, POLISCI 331)
Normative political theory combined with positive political theory to better explain how major texts may have responded to and influenced changes in...
Weingast, B.
2019-2020 Spring
Monday
1:30pm - 4:20pm
Encina West 400
CLASSICS 385
ANCIENT STATE FORMATION
In this seminar, we examine the rise, development, and transformation of political offices in ancient societies. We focus on the Greek and Roman...
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday
3:00pm - 5:50pm
Green Library 351
CLASSICS 394
Greece and Rome: A new model of antiquity (CLASSICS 194)
Join archaeologist Michael Shanks in a tour through more than a thousand years of history, 700 BCE to 450 CE, debunking a host of myths and...
2019-2020 Autumn
Wednesday
1:30pm - 4:20pm
110-112
CLASSICS 397
Aristotle's Logic (CLASSICS 197, PHIL 347)
In this seminar we read through Aristotle's Prior Analytics, paying close attention to the relation between Aristotle's logic to Greek mathematics,...
Netz, R., Code, A.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday
1:30pm - 4:20pm
110-112
ESF 7
Education as Self-Fashioning: The Transformation of the Self
Socrates famously claimed that the unexamined life is not worth living. Socrates and other ancient thinkers examined themselves and found that they...
Alfano, C., Nightingale, A., Alfano, C., Nightingale, A.
2019-2020 Autumn
Friday
9:30am - 10:50am
THINK, WAY-ER, Writing 1
ESF 7A
Education as Self-Fashioning: The Transformation of the Self
Socrates famously claimed that the unexamined life is not worth living.  Socrates and other ancient thinkers examined themselves and found that they...
Alfano, C., Richardson, B., Nightingale, A., Alfano, C., Richardson, B., Nightingale, A.
2019-2020 Autumn
Friday
9:30am - 10:50am
THINK, WAY-ER, Writing 1
HUMBIO 2B
Culture, Evolution, and Society
Introduction to the evolutionary study of human diversity. Hominid evolution, the origins of social complexity, social theory, population dynamics,...
Katherine Preston
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:20am
320-105
GER:DB-SocSci, WAY-SI, WAY-SMA
HUMBIO 4B
Behavior, Health, and Development
Research and theory on human behavior, health, and life span development. How biological factors and cultural practices influence cognition, emotion...
Frank, M., Lyons, D.
2019-2020 Spring
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:20am
320-105
GER:DB-SocSci, WAY-SI
THINK 54
100,000 Years of War
If you had been born 10,000 years ago, the chance that someone would kill you was more than 1 in 10, but if you were born in the twentieth century AD...
Morris, I.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday
10:30am - 11:20am
260-113
THINK, WAY-SI

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