Pericles Funeral Oration
Meanwhile these were the first that had fallen, and Pericles, son of
Xanthippus, was chosen to pronounce their eulogium. When the proper
time arrived, he advanced from the sepulchre to an elevated platform
in order to be heard by
The Liberty of Ancients Compared with that of Moderns
Benjamin Constant, 1816
I wish to submit for your attention a few distinctions, still rather new, between two kinds
of liberty: these differences have thus far remained unnoticed, or at leas
DISCOURSES ON THE FIRST DECADE OF TITUS LIVIUS
BY NICCOLO MACHIAVELLI
CITIZEN AND SECRETARY OF FLORENCE
TRANSLATED FROM THE ITALIAN BY NINIAN HILL THOMSON, M.A.
LONDON KEGAN PAUL, TRENCH & CO., 1, PATERNOSTER SQUARE 1883
CHAPTER II.-Of the various kinds o
by Plato, translated by B. Jowett.
Translated by Benjamin Jowett
PERSONS OF THE DIALOGUE:
Socrates, who is the narrator of the Dialogue to his Companion.
Hippocrates, Alcibiades and Critias.
Protagoras, Hippias and Prodicus
A TREATISE ON GOVERNMENT
TRANSLATED FROM THE GREEK OF ARISTOTLE
BY WILLIAM ELLIS, A.M.
LONDON &.TORONTO PUBLISHED BY J M DENT & SONS LTD.
&.IN NEW YORK BY E. P. DUTTON &. CO
FIRST ISSUE OF THIS EDITION 1912 REPRINTED 1919, 1923, 1928
Review sheet for Test 1, Democratic Political Philosophy, Spring 2010, February 16
I will pick 5 of these terms/questions and you will be responsible for answering 3 of those
Religion and politics in Athens before the Classical Age
Lycurgus and Spartan
Author: Thomas Hobbes
OF THE LIBERTY OF SUBJECTS
Liberty, or FREEDOME, signifieth (properly) the absence of Opposition;
(by Opposition, I mean externall Impediments of motion;) and may be
applyed no lesse to Irrat
Title: Two Treatises of Government
Author: John Locke
TWO TREATISES OF GOVERNMENT. IN THE FORMER THE FALSE PRINCIPLES AND
FOUNDATION OF SIR ROBERT FILMER AND HIS FOLLOWERS ARE DETECTED AND
OVERTHROWN. THE LATTER IS AN ESSAY CONCERNING THE TRUE ORIGINAL EX
Democracy In America, Volume 1 (of 2), by
Alexis de Toqueville
Translator: Henry Reeve
DEMOCRACY IN AMERICA
By Alexis De Tocqueville
Translated by Henry Reeve
Amongst the novel objects that attracted my attention during my stay
JOHN STUART MILL,
The Criterion of a Good Form of Government.
Of the Proper Functions of Representative Bodies.
Of True and False Democracy; Representation of All, and
Review sheet for the second exam (April 6, 2010)
Berlins two concepts of liberty
Machiavelli and classical republicanism
Cyclical theory of history
Priesthood of all believers
Movement from status to contract
English civil w
790:374:01 45438 01 Democratic Political Philosophy, Spring 2009 TTH 7:40-9:00 MU-210 CAC Jonathan McFall [email protected][email protected] Office hours: Immediately following class on Thursday (9:00-10:00) and by appointment THIS SYLLABUS IS