ADU-I1 | ISBN 978-0-945159-97-1 | Softcover |
248 pages

Introduction to Great Books First Series

ADU-I1 | ISBN 978-0-945159-97-1 | Softcover |
248 pages

Introduction to Great Books First Series

Perfect for those new to the world of Great Books, this first 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 (ALG-I1).

$16.95

Contents

  • Why War?Sigmund Freud
  • The Melian DialogueThucydides
  • The Social MeWilliam James
  • Rothschild's FiddleAnton Chekhov
  • Concerning the Division of LaborAdam Smith
  • ChelkashMaxim Gorky
  • How an Aristocracy May Be Created by IndustryAlexis de Tocqueville
  • Observation and ExperimentClaude Bernard
  • Everything That Rises Must ConvergeFlannery O'Connor
  • An Essay in AestheticsRoger Fry
  • An Outpost of ProgressJoseph Conrad
  • On StudyingJosé Ortega y Gassett