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These readings are referred to in the schedule of classes. For your convenience, individual required readings have been broken out of entire works onto their own pages. 

01. Plato, Phaedo: Entire
01a. Plato, Phaedo: On the Soul (required for class 2)
01b. Plato, Phaedo: On the Afterlife (required for class 2)

02. Plato, Republic: Entire (Be prepared--this is a large file...)
02a. Plato, Republic: The Divided Line (required for class 3)
02b. Plato, Republic: Allegory of the Cave (required for class 3)

03. Plato, Timaeus: Entire

04. Plato, Parmenides: Entire

05. Aristotle, Metaphysics: Entire (Be prepared--this is a large file...)

06. Aristotle, Categories: Entire

07. Aristotle, Physics: Entire (Be prepared--this is a large file...)
07a. Aristotle, Physics: The Number and Mode of Causation (for class 5)

08. Aristotle, On the Soul: Entire

09. Aristotle, Nichomachean Ethics: Entire (Be prepared--this is a large file...)

10. Plotinus, Enneads

11. Pseudo-Dionysius, The Divine Names

12. Pseudo-Dionysius, Mystical Theology

13. Augustine, Confessions

14. Augustine, City of God—Selections

15. Boethius, The Consolation of Philosophy

16. Anselm and Gaunilo, Debate on the Ontological Argument

17. Anselm, Proslogium: Entire

18. Anselm, Monologium: Entire

19. Anselm, Cur Deus Homo: Entire

20. Teresa of Avila, The Way of Perfection: Entire

21. Descartes, Meditations: Entire

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