Foundations of Western Thought: Renaissance to Modern (CS)
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One of two seminars on major Western texts and the fundamental questions that they raise. This term covers the Renaissance to the twentieth century. Works to be studied will include some of these, among others: Dante's Divine Comedy, Machiavelli's The Prince, Luther's On Christian Liberty, Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra, Moliere's The Misanthrope, Locke's Second Treatise, Rousseau's Second Discourse, Freud's Civilization and its Discontents, and Woolf's A Room of One's Own.