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Department of Political Science Yale University Political Theory Exam List 2015 Part I Starred primary readings/texts are required for the exam. The secondary readings suggested for each author are intended as guides to assist you in gaining knowledge of the primary sources and some of the interpretive and critical debates in contemporary scholarship in political philosophy. They are suggestions only, and may be supplemented or substituted for by other secondary texts. While no secondary reading is required as such, it will be difficult to demonstrate mastery of your selected authors without some sense of how other scholars have read and responded to their works in the past. Thucydides, ThePeloponnesian War W.R. Conner, Thucydides Steven Forde, The Ambition to Rule David Grene, Man In His Pride Adam Parry, Logos and Ergon in Thucydides Hunter Rawlings III, The Structure of Thucydides’ History Jacqueline De Romilly, Thucydides and Athenian Imperialism *Plato, Apology, Crito, Republic Ju...