Great Books Reading and Discussion Fifth Series and Reader Aid

Great Books Reading and Discussion Fifth Series and Reader Aid

ADU-05 | ISBN 978-0-945159-90-2 | Softcover |
Vol. 1 298 pages | Vol. 2 272 pages | Vol. 3 276 pages | Reader Aid 58 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 fifth 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.

Oedipus the King*
On Dreams
Sigmund Freud
The Metamorphosis*
Franz Kafka
Faust, Part One*
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
First Principles of Morals
Immanuel Kant
A Simple Heart*
Gustave Flaubert
Of Personal Identity
David Hume
Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Friedrich Nietzsche
The Inferno
Dante Alighieri
Reflections on the Revolution in France
Edmund Burke
The Education of Henry Adams
Henry Adams
King Lear*
William Shakespeare
On Tragedy
The Republic

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