COLLOQUIA READINGS


Center for the American Idea

Liberty and Responsibility in the Western Tradition
September 6-9, 2007


God.  "Genesis."  The Holy Bible.  4-17.
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Kirk, Russell.  Order, the First Need of All
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Magna Charta.  "Preamble and Chapters 1-63." 
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McDonald, Forrest and Ellen Shapiro Mcdonald.  "The Intellectual World of the Founding Fathers."  Requiem: Variations on Eighteenth Century Themes.  1-22.
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--.  "A Founding Father's Liberty."  Literature of Liberty.  4-15.
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Plato.  Books VII and VIII.  The Republic of Plato.  Ed. Allan Bloom.  193-249.
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--.  Plato's ApologyFour Texts on Socrates.  Trans. Thomas G. West and Grace Starry West.  Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.  63-97.
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Polybius.  Histories of Polybius.  Trans. Evelyn S. Shuckburgh.  Blommington, IN: Indiana University Press.  458-76, 494-508.
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Shepphard, Steve, ed.  The Selected Writings of and Speeches of Sir Edward Coke.  756-63, 848-873, 889-94.
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Smith, Adam.  The Theory of Moral Sentiments.  9-43.
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