Introduction to Political and Legal Thinking: Handouts

Course Handouts

Syllabus and Background Handouts

Spring 2010 Syllabus
Letter of Introduction

The Threshold of Democracy: Athens in 403 B.C.

List and Schedule of Assembly Presidents, Heralds, and Archons
Assembly Procedure
President of the Assembly Duties
Portfolio and Dialogue Assignment
Written Work Rubric
Oral Participation Rubric
Peer Evaluation

Outline of The Republic
Timeline of the Golden Age of Athens
Timeline of the Peloponnesian War (short)
Timeline of the Peloponnesian War (expanded)

Rousseau, Burke, and Revolution in France, 1791

Timeline of the French Revolution (short)