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This week in class, we’re reading "Ancient Greece: The Birthplace of Western Individualism" by USHistory.org.
“Ancient Greece: The Birthplace of Western Individualism” contemplates the relationship between the ancient Greeks’ human-oriented polytheism and their cultural endorsement of individualism.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Man vs. Nature as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"Who's in control: man or nature?"
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