Great Books Second Series and Reader's Aid

Great Books Reading and Discussion Second Series and Reader Aid

ADU-02 | ISBN 978-0-945159-78-0 | Softcover |
Vol. 1 320 pages | Vol. 2 318 pages | Vol. 3 272 pages | Reader Aid 50 pages


These books have proven time and again to deliver the quality reading and discussion that the Great Books Foundation is known for. Composed of classics that make up the core of the Western tradition, this series (3 volumes) provides a way of understanding our society and ourselves through selections that contain the great ideas that have shaped our thinking. Whether you are new to the great conversation or a veteran Great Books participant, every title in this series offers an ideal platform for launching your Shared Inquiry™ discussion experience.

The Crito*
The Virtues
John Dewey
Iphigeneia at Aulis*
Notes from the Underground*
Fyodor Dostoevsky
Origin of Government
Thomas Hobbes
Billy Budd, Sailor*
Herman Melville
Wealth of Nations
Adam Smith
Antony and Cleopatra*
William Shakespeare
The Knight of Faith
Søren Kierkegaard
The Persian Wars
Of Civil Government
John Locke
Gulliver's Travels
Jonathon Swift
Civil Disobedience*
Henry David Thoreau

*Indicates a complete work. All other selections are taken from longer works.