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CTI 345L CTI 345L. Leadership: King Arthur to Queen Elizabeth. 3 Hours.

Explores major works of English literature, poetry, and drama from the 14th-16th century and European philosophy, with special attention to the universal question: what makes a good leader? Historical and current analysis of how authors model the duties of good citizens in idealized and critical depictions of fictional leaders--like King Arthur and his knights--and real leaders--like Richard II, Henry V, and Elizabeth I, as well as works written to advise rulers on good governance. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Core Texts and Ideas 345 (Topic: Arthur-Elizabeth: Leadership) and 345L may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.