Major Courses

Magdalen College offers Four Areas for Majors to Juniors and Seniors. 
Each Major Course offers two semesters.
 

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History
SPRING 2921 TEXTS FOR THIS COURSE ARE BELOW


Philosophy

Fall 2020:  God and Being (Metaphysics)

FALL  2020 TEXTS FOR THIS COURSE ARE BELOW

Spring 2021: Freedom and the Good (Ethics)

SPRING  2020 BOOKLIST TO BE ANNOUNCED

 

Theology 
Fall 2020:  Leo XIII and the Social Teaching of the Church

FALL 2020 TEXTS FOR THIS COURSE ARE BELOW

Spring 2021:  Patristic Exegesis

SPRING 2021 TEXTS FOR THIS COURSE ARE BELOW

 

Literature

Fall 2020:  Russian Novel

FALL 2020 TEXTS FOR THIS COURSE ARE BELOW

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature

SPRING 2021 TEXTS FOR THIS COURSE ARE BELOW

 

 

The Power of God: By Thomas Aquinas Cover Image
By Richard J. Regan (Translator)
$60.13
ISBN: 9780199914623
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - July 11th, 2012

Philosophy

Fall 2020:  God and Being (Metaphysics)


A Light in the Heavens: Great Encyclical Letters of Pope Leo XIII Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780895555298
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Tan Books - July 1st, 1995

Theology 
Fall 2020:  Leo XIII and the Social Teaching of the Church


Expositions of the Psalms 1-32 Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9781565481404
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Published: New City Press - October 1st, 2002

THEOLOGY
Spring 2021:  Patristic Exegesis

 


Dead Souls Cover Image
By Nikolai Gogol, Susanne Fusso (Editor), Bernard Guilbert Guerney (Translated by)
$30.80
ISBN: 9780300060997
Availability: Special Order
Published: Yale University Press - February 21st, 1996

Literature

Fall 2020:  Russian Novel


Fathers and Sons (Dover Thrift Editions) Cover Image
$5.00
ISBN: 9780486400730
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Published: Dover Publications - January 27th, 1998

Literature

Fall 2020:  Russian Novel


The Idiot Cover Image
By Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Henry Carlisle (Translated by), Olga Carlisle (Translated by), Linda Invanits (Introduction by), Gary Rosenshield (Afterword by)
$6.95
ISBN: 9780451531520
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Published: Signet - April 6th, 2010

Literature

Fall 2020:  Russian Novel


The Devils Cover Image
By Fyodor Dostoyevsky, David Magarshack (Translated by), David Magarshack (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780140440355
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Penguin Classics -

Literature

Fall 2020:  Russian Novel


Crime and Punishment (Dover Thrift Editions) Cover Image
$7.00
ISBN: 9780486415871
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Published: Dover Publications - August 22nd, 2001

Literature

Fall 2020:  Russian Novel


Anna Karenina: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Leo Tolstoy, Richard Pevear (Translated by), Larissa Volokhonsky (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143035008
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 31st, 2004

Literature

Fall 2020:  Russian Novel


The Collected Poems of William Wordsworth (Wordsworth Poetry Library) Cover Image
By William Wordsworth, Antonia Till (Introduction by)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781853264016
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Published: Wordsworth Editions - January 5th, 1994

Literature

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature


Samuel Taylor Coleridge: The Major Works (Oxford World's Classics) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780199537914
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - January 15th, 2009

Literature

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature


The Complete Poems: Second edition Cover Image
By John Keats, John Barnard (Editor)
$19.00
ISBN: 9780140422108
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Published: Penguin Classics - August 25th, 1977

Literature

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature


Idylls of the King Cover Image
By Alfred Tennyson, J. M. Gray (Editor), J. M. Gray (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780140422535
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Published: Penguin Classics - September 5th, 1989

Literature

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature


Selected Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780140437263
Availability: Special Order
Published: Penguin Classics - April 1st, 2001

Literature

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature


David Copperfield Cover Image
By Charles Dickens, Jeremy Tambling (Introduction by), Jeremy Tambling (Notes by)
$10.00
ISBN: 9780140439441
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Published: Penguin Classics - December 28th, 2004

Literature

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature


The Mill on the Floss Cover Image
By George Eliot, A. S. Byatt (Introduction by)
$12.00
ISBN: 9780141439624
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Published: Penguin Classics - April 29th, 2003

Literature

Spring 2021:  Romantic and Victorian Literature


History: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9780192853523
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - June 15th, 2000

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History


The Histories Cover Image
By Herodotus, John M. Marincola (Introduction by), John M. Marincola (Notes by), John M. Marincola (Revised by), Aubrey de Sélincourt (Translated by)
$13.00
ISBN: 9780140449082
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Penguin Classics - April 29th, 2003

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History


The History of the Peloponnesian War: Revised Edition Cover Image
By Thucydides, Rex Warner (Translated by), M. I. Finley (Introduction by), M. I. Finley (Notes by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780140440393
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Published: Penguin Classics -

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History


The History of the Church: From Christ to Constantine Cover Image
By Eusebius, G. A. Williamson (Translated by), Andrew Louth (Introduction by), Andrew Louth (Editor)
$19.00
ISBN: 9780140445350
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Penguin Classics - April 3rd, 1990

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History


At the End of an Age Cover Image
$63.00
ISBN: 9780300101614
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Published: Yale University Press - September 10th, 2003

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History


The Stripping of the Altars: Traditional Religion in England, 1400–1580 Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780300108286
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Published: Yale University Press - May 10th, 2005

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History


Christianity and European Culture: Selections from the Work of Christopher Dawson Cover Image
$35.94
ISBN: 9780813209142
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Published: Catholic University of America Press - October 1st, 1998

History

Spring 2021:  Remembering the Past: The Study of History