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Professor: Norman Austin

Travels in Consciousness, taught by Norman Austin, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Classics,  will explore the history of consciousness as reflected in a variety of texts. Readings will range widely, from Bronze Age Greece to American authors of the Twentieth Century.  By “consciousness” is meant the ways in which individuals conceive of themselves and their world; it has to do not only with thought but also with feeling, volition, and behavior. So regarded consciousness constitutes individual identity and defines the human...

Course Time and Dates:
FRIDAYS from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on: September 30, October 7, 14, 21, 28, November 4, 18, December 2, 9, 16, 2011
Dorothy Rubel Room