HDS 1757

Neoplatonism 1: Plotinus

Charles Marshall Stang

Description

A close reading of the Enneads of Plotinus, the 3rd century Greek philosopher widely regarded as the founder of "Neoplatonism." Attention will be given to the development of his views over time, based largely on the composition chronology given by his student Porphyry.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 18 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 2431

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Fall 2013
Mon 4pm-6pm
Divinity Hall Room 213

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • History of Christianity
  • New Testament and Early Christianity
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Theology
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Christianity
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None