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The Heroic and the Anti-Heroic in Classical Greek Civilization

The Heroic and the Anti-Heroic in Classical Greek Civilization

This is a free, online course offered by Harvard University.  It is available in both a DSL connection and Audio only connection.

"The true “hero” of this ancient Greek literature course is the logos, or word, of logical reasoning, as activated by Socratic dialogue. The logos of dialogue requires careful thinking, realized in close reading and reflective writing. The last “word” read in the course comes from Plato’s memories...

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