ADU-GC4 | ISBN 978-1-880323-71-7 | Softcover | 440 pages

Great Conversations 4

ADU-GC4 | ISBN 978-1-880323-71-7 | Softcover | 440 pages

Great Conversations 4
Great Conversations 4, 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

  • MenoPlato
  • Life of NiciasPlutarch
  • To Perpetual Peace: A Philosophical SketchImmanuel Kant
  • The Chilean EarthquakeHeinrich von Kleist
  • Where I Lived, and What I Lived ForHenry David Thoreau
  • Culture and Anarchy*Matthew Arnold
  • Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking*William James
  • Major BarbaraGeorge Bernard Shaw
  • The DarlingAnton Chekhov
  • First Snow on Mount FujiYasunari Kawabata
  • The LotteryShirley Jackson
  • Selected PoemsLisel Mueller
  • The Smallest Woman in the WorldClarice Lispector
  • Lava CameoEavan Boland
  • The Things They CarriedTim O’Brien
DISCUSSION GUIDES FOR:
  • EmmaJane Austen
  • Swann's WayMarcel Proust
*Indicates a selection from a longer work.