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Last Updated: 03/24/2006

Spring Quarter Books (link to fall quarter books and winter quarter books)

During spring break read Oedipus Rex by Sophocles (any edition). It is important to have in mind when reading Aristotle's Poetics.

The Republic and The Laws
Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Oxford UP, 1998
ISBN: 0192832360



Penguin, 1997
ISBN: 0140446362

Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844 and Communist Manifesto (with Frederich Engels)

Marx, Karl

Prometheus, 1988
ISBN: 9780879754464

The Basic Writings of John Stuart Mill

Mill, John Stuart

Modern Library, 2002
ISBN: 0375759182

The Moral Commonwealth: Social Theory and the Promise of Community

Selznick, Philip

Berkeley: Univerisity of California Press
ISBN: 0520089340

Justice as Fairness: a Restatement

Rawls, John

Belknap, 2001
ISBN: 0674005112

The Invisible Dragon: Four Essays on Beauty

Hickey, Dave

Art Issues Press, 1994
ISBN: 0963726404

(If this title remains out of print, we will use Hickey, Air Guitar)

Air Guitar: Essays on Art and Democracy

Hickey, Dave

Art Issues Press, 1997
ISBN: 0963726455

Discipline and Punish: the Birth of the Prison

Foucault, Michel

Vintage, 1995
ISBN: 0679752552

The Human Condition

Arendt, Hannah

U of Chicago, 1998
ISBN: 0226025985

The Plague

Camus, Albert

Vintage, 1991
ISBN: 0679720219