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Unformatted text preview: The Scapegoat? Plato (428-347 B.C.E.) and the Metaphysical Account of Reality Ideas and the Material World: Theory of Ideal Forms Relation between Objects and Ideas (e.g., Beauty) Reason is the Path to Truthwhich is Universal The Symposium , The Republic , Philosopher Kings Aristotle (384-322 B.C.E.) and the Study of Material Objects Ideal Forms need to have Matter; Matter is linked to Ideas Scientific Emphasis, Nothing to Excess Moderation in Politics, Man is a Political Animal Greek Drama: The Importance of Tragedy (5 th Century B.C.E.) Sophocles, Oedipus Rex , Antigone , The Problem of Hubris, Excessive Pride Aristophanes and Greek Comedy, Lysistrata The Philosophical and Literary Legacy of Ancient Greece...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2009 for the course HIST 151151 taught by Professor Kramer during the Spring '09 term at UNC.
- Spring '09
- Ancient Greece