Textbook List (Semester 2, 2017)


History

Subjects that require textbooks (click to see lists):

HIS102 - The Ancient World: from the birth of Greek Rationalism to the Crisis of the Roman Republic

  • Charles Freeman, Egypt, Greece and Rome. Civilisations of the Ancient Mediterranean, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2nd Edition, 2006.
  • Cicero, The Nature of the Gods, trans. P. G. Walsh (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008)

HIS204 - The Medieval World

  • Wim Blockmans and Peter Hoppenbrouwers, Introduction to Medieval Europe: 300-1550 (translated by Isola van den Hoven), 2nd ed. London and New York: Routledge, 2014.

HIS302 - Australian Culture, Politics and Religion since 1788

No textbooks required.

HIS304 - Enlightenment Europe and the Creation of the Modern World

No textbooks required.

Literature

Subjects that require textbooks (click to see lists):

LIT102 - Literature of the Western World – Ancient

The following books can be purchased cheaply from Bookdepository or ordered through your local bookstore.

Aeschylus. The Oresteia. Dover Thrift, 1997.

Shalev, M, ed. The First and Second Book of Samuel: Authorised King James Version (Pocket Canon.) Canongate Books, 2011.

Homer. The Iliad (trans. Robert Fagles). Penguin.

Murray, Penelope, ed. Classical Literary Criticism. Penguin, 2001.

Sophocles. Oedipus Rex. Dover Thrift, 1991.

Virgil. The Aeneid (trans. Robert Fagles). Penguin.

LIT202 - Literature of the Western World – Milton to Modern

The following books can be purchased cheaply from Bookdepository or ordered through your local bookstore.

Appelbaum, Stanley, ed. English Romantic Poetry. Dover, 1997. 9780486292823

Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice. Dover, 1995.

Crane, Stephen. The Red Badge of Courage. Dover Thrift, 1991.

Hopkins, Gerard Manley. Selected Poems. Dover Thrift, 2011.

Scott, Sir Walter. Ivanhoe. Oxford World Classics, 2010.

Swift, Jonathan. Gulliver’s Travels. Dover Thrift, 1997.

Wister, Owen. The Virginian. Oxford World Classics, 2009.

Selections from Milton’s Paradise Lost (books 1, 4, 9) will be distributed to students prior to the start of semester or in the first class.

LIT302 - Australian Literature

The following Australian classics can be purchased from Booktopia or Dymocks.

Clarke, Marcus. For the Term of His Natural Life. Penguin, 2009.

Johnston, George. My Brother Jack. A&R Australian Classics, 2003.

Lawler, Ray. Summer of the Seventeenth Doll. Currency Press, 2012.

Lawson, Henry. The Penguin Henry Lawson Short Stories. Penguin, 2009.

Park, Ruth. The Harp in the South. Penguin, 2009.

Williamson, David. The Club. Currency Press, 2013.

White, Patrick. The Aunt’s Story. Vintage Classics, 2008.

LIT304 - Shakespeare

  • Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare (Penguin)
  • King Lear by William Shakespeare (Penguin)
  • Richard II by William Shakespeare (Penguin)
  • Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare (Penguin)
  • The Tempest by William Shakespeare (Penguin)
  • Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare (Penguin)

Philosophy

Subjects that require textbooks (click to see lists):

PHI302 - Social and Political Philosophy

  • Ian Adams and RW Dyson, Fifty Major Political Thinkers. 2nd Edition (Oxford: Routledge 2007)

The below subjects do not require textbooks, however readers may need to be purchased:

PHI102 – Metaphysics
PHI202 – Moral Philosophy
PHI304 – Twentieth-Century Analytic Philosophy

Theology

The below subjects do not require textbooks, however readers may need to be purchased:

THE102 – The Development of Revelation
THE202 – Fundamental Moral Theology
THE302 – Bioethics and the Catholic Tradition
THE304 – Public Morality and Catholic Social Teaching

Science

Subjects that require textbooks (click to see lists):

SCI305 - Human Biology I

Mader & Windelspecht. (2015) Human Biology 14th Edition. McGraw HIll Company

The below subjects do not require textbooks, however readers may need to be purchased:

SCI304 – The Darwinian Revolution

Mathematics

MAT102 - Single Variable Calculus

TBA

MAT202 - Statistical Thinking

TBA

Latin

Subjects that require textbooks (click to see lists):

LAN102 - Classical Latin II

  • Wheelock F.M., Wheelock’s Latin, 7th edition revised by Richard LaFleur, HaperResource, New York, 2006.

LAN204 - Classical Latin IV

  • Wheelock F.M., Wheelock’s Latin, 7th  edition revised by Richard LaFleur, HaperResource, New York, 2006.

The below subjects do not require textbooks, however readers may need to be purchased:

LAN302 – Pagans & Christians from Augustus to Augustine

Greek

Subjects that require textbooks (click to see lists):

GRE102 - Classical Greek II

  • Donald J. Mastronarde, Introduction to Attic Greek (second edition) University of California Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780520275713

GRE202 - Classical Greek IV

No textbooks required.