CLSX 384. Ethics in Greek Tragedy. 3 Hours HL AE51 / H.

This course provides an introductory survey of theories of morality and uses Greek tragedy as case studies for understanding ethical problems. Students will read passages from ethical theorists alongside plays by Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, giving particular attention to identifying the ethical dilemmas the characters face, the criteria by which these characters make their decisions, ethical assessment of their decisions by their own standards and by those of ethical theories, and the role of cultural context in understanding the ethical dimensions of the plays. No knowledge of Greek is required. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Classical Languages

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...include CLSX 148 , CLSX 151 , CLSX 168 , CLSX...the requirement), and PHIL 384 , PHIL 508 , PHIL...

Minor in Classics

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...other CLSX courses at the 300 level or above (not including CLSX 330 , CLSX 384...