In preparation for the first class meetings, you will want to complete the following summer reading assignments before you arrive on campus:
DS Historical and Political Thought
From Herodotus, The History, trans. David Grene. University of Chicago Press, 1987, please read: Book 1, chapters 1-91; Book 3, chapters 27-38, 61-89; Book 6, chapters 94-140; Book 7, chapters 1-60; 99-124.
Please read: Homer, Iliad, trans. Robert Fagles (Penguin)
From Plato: Complete Works, John Cooper, ed. Hackett Publishing, 1997, please read: Apology, Crito, Protagoras, Meno, and Euthyphro.