History of Ideas

This course is being offered to members of the University of the Third Age in Worthing. Please feel free to use the material on your own courses. I can also supply you with the primary sources that go with the sessions.

Psychologists

Sigmund Freud (1856 - 1939)

Frederic Truby King (1858 - 1938)

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

Carl Jung (1875 - 1961)

Melanie Klein (1882 - 1960)

Karen Horney (1885 - 1952)

Ian Dishart Suttie (1889-1935)

Wilhelm Reich (1897 - 1957)

Erich Fromm (1900-1980)

John Bowlby (1907 - 1990)

R. D. Laing (1927 - 1989)

Political Philosophy

Socrates (c. 470 - 399 BC)

Plato (c. 428 - c. 348 BC)

Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)

Epicurus (341 BC - 270 BC)

Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC)

Jesus (c. 4 BC - c. 33 AD)

Seneca (2 BC - 65 AD)

Paul of Tarsus (c. 5 AD - c. 65 AD)

Justin Martyr (100 AD - 165 AD)

Marcus Aurelius (121 AD - 180 AD)

Celsus (c. 140 AD - c. 185 AD)

Plotinus (c. 204 AD - 270 AD)

Mani (c. 209 AD - 274 AD)

Augustine of Hippo (354 AD - 430 AD)

John of Salisbury (c. 1110 - 1180)

Thomas Aquinas (c. 1225 - 1274)

Roger Bacon (c. 1219 – c. 1292)

John Wycliffe (c. 1325 - 1384)

John Ball (c. 1340 - 1381)

Desiderius Erasmus (1466–1536)

Niccolò Machiavelli (1469–1527)

Thomas More (1478–1535)

Martin Luther (1483–1546)

John Calvin (1509–1564)

Francis Bacon (1561–1626)

René Descartes (1596–1650)

Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679)

Gerrard Winstanley (1609 - 1676)

John Lilburne (c. 1615 - 1657)

Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

George Fox (1624 - 1691)

Robert Boyle (1627–1691)

Baruch Spinoza (1632–1677)

John Locke (1632–1704)

Isaac Newton (1643–1727)

Søren Kierkegaard (1813-1885)