Introduction to Great Books Second Series

Introduction to Great Books Second Series

ADU-I2 | ISBN 978-0-945159-98-8 | Softcover |
264 pages


Perfect for those new to the world of Great Books, this second volume in our Introduction to Great Books series contains mid-length readings and broad discussion questions that will help guide first-time Shared Inquiry™ participants. Also available is the Leader's Guide for this volume, sold separately (ALG-I2).

Of Commonwealth
Thomas Hobbes
Barn Burning
William Faulkner
Of Civil Government
John Locke
In Exile
Anton Chekhov
The Declaration of Independence
Isaiah Berlin
Isak Dinesen
Why Americans Are Often So Restless
Alexis de Tocqueville
After the Ball
Leo Tolstoy
William James
The Overcoat
Nikolai Gogol

Fiction selections are presented in their entirety. Most nonfiction selections are taken from longer works.