991 Summer 2020 Ancient Greek Philosophy
Thursday, 11:50–1:15, July 23
Instructor: Rose Cherubin
This presentation is a general introduction to Greek philosophy. The instructor will discuss major philosophers and their ideas, questions they raised, and concerns about the philosophers and their writings. The specific philosophers and issues include Plato, Aristotle, and Pythagoras. The areas of discussion will cover the foundations of science, ethics, political theory, cosmology, and justice.
Rose Cherubin is associate professor of philosophy at George Mason University, and is also a member of the faculty in African and African American Studies and Women and Gender Studies. She holds a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from the School of Visual Arts, New York City, and a PhD in philosophy from the Graduate School of the City University of New York.