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CLAS 320 A: Society and Status in Greece and Rome

Summer Term: 
Full-term
Meeting Time: 
TTh 8:30am - 10:50am
Location: 
* *
SLN: 
10810
Instructor:
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Sarah Brucia Breitenfeld

Syllabus Description:

Description:

In this course, we will examine the public and private lives of the ancient Greeks and Romans, with a special focus on status, class, and gender. No prerequisites.

 

Objectives:

By the end of the course, students will demonstrate the ability to identify the practices and ideologies of Greek and Roman society; understand the range of evidence for studying Greek and Roman social and cultural history; and appreciate the diversity of human experience in the ancient world.

Catalog Description: 
Examines the societies of ancient Greece and Rome, with a special focus on status, class, and gender. The diversity of human experience is explored through the study of men, women, children, the elderly, slaves, housing, dress, food, sexuality, medicine, death, religion, theater, politics, law, economics, travel, warfare, art, and athletics. Offered: A.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 29, 2021 - 10:53pm
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