ADU-GC1 | ISBN 978-0-945159-34-6 | Softcover | 544 pages

Great Conversations 1

ADU-GC1 | ISBN 978-0-945159-34-6 | Softcover | 544 pages
Great Conversations 1
Great Conversations 1, an anthology of fifteen classic and contemporary selections, is ideal for book discussion groups and college humanities courses. Biographical headnotes and discussion questions accompany each selection, and a thematic guide offers suggestions for reading the selections across genres and disciplines.
$24.95

Contents

  • The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Prometheus BoundAeschylus
  • Of Friendship
  • Pensées*Blaise Pascal
  • Self-RelianceRalph Waldo Emerson
  • Out of the Cradle Endlessly RockingWalt Whitman
  • Democracy in America*Alexis de Tocqueville
  • An Enemy of the PeopleHenrik Ibsen
  • The Value of Science*Henri Poincarͩ
  • Thoughts for the Times on War and DeathSigmund Freud
  • The Secret SharerJoseph Conrad
  • The Theory of the Leisure Class*Thorstein Veblen
  • The Stages of LifeCarl Jung
  • Tell Me a RiddleTillie Olsen
  • Boys and GirlsAlice Munro
DISCUSSION GUIDES FOR:
  • Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglass, an American SlaveFrederick Douglass
  • Seize the DaySaul Bellow