CLAS 4030 Ancient Cities
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CLAS 62.1.
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3 classroom hours plus conference and independent research; 4 credits
Development of urban culture in the ancient Mediterranean world. Surveys of societal changes brought about by urbanization, negotiation of secular and sacred space, political transformations, and development of new technologies. Focus on archaeological, textual, numismatic, and epigraphical evidence. Emphasis on research methodologies.
Prerequisite: English 1012  and at least sophomore standing; or permission of the chairperson.