We’ve had some requests for the reading list from our 2017 Summer Session, “Virtue, Happiness, and Self-Transcendence”. Here it is, organized by faculty member.
Summer Session Reading List
Lear, Jonathan – Radical Hope, pp. 1-41
Burnyeat, Myles – Aristotle on Learning to be Good
Aquinas – Commentary on the Nicomachean Ethics, books VIII & IX
Aquinas – Summa Contra Gentiles: chapters 111-112 and question 60 and 90-96
Aristotle – Nicomachean Ethics, books VIII & IX
Brock, Stephen – Natural Inclinations of Man
Gallagher, David – Thomas Aquinas on Self-Love as the Basis for Love of Others
Gallagher, David – Desire for Beatitude and Love of Friendship in Thomas Aquinas
Pakaluk, Michael– Identification and Identity in Aristotelian Philia
Foot, Philippa – Natural Goodness, chapter six “Happiness and Human Good”
Aquinas – Summa Theologiae, I-II QQ1-6
Kant – Anthropology From a Pragmatic Point of View
Kant – Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals
Engstrom, Stephen – The Concept of the Highest Good in Kant’s Moral Theory
McAdams, D. P – Psychological science and the Nicomachean Ethics: Virtuous actors, agents, and authors
McAdams, D. P – The redemptive self: Stories Americans live by.
McAdams, D. P., & Guo, J. Narrating the generative life.
Walker, L., & Frimer, J. – Moral personality of brave and caring exemplars