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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 355 - Early Modern Intellectual History (3cr.)

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Examines the major development in thought from around 1600 to 1800. Questions considered are the nature of political order and justice, the character of the good life and moral obligation, the relation between faith and reason, and the development of historical reason and theories of the fine arts. Readings will be from Milton, Locke, Voltaire, Rousseau and others.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
University Breadth: History and Cultural Change Course Typically Offered: Fall
General Education Objectives:
Read Critically Analyze Arguments and Information Communicate Effectively in Writing