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Academic Year 2005/2006
The Scientific Revolution, 1450-1690
HIST 111 FA
This course will examine some of the intellectual, social and psychological changes in society in the 16th and 17th centuries that have led historians to call this the period of the Scientific Revolution. Much of the
class periods will be devoted to class discussion; other classes will feature lectures designed to help you place the readings in context. Most of our readings will be from classic works, translated from the original
Include works by Ambroise Pare', William Harvey, Rene Descartes, Galileo Galilei, and others.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Several written assignments and papers. No final written examination.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
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- Instructor(s): Gillmor,C. Stewart
- Times: .M.W... 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: BTFDA414;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 19)
- SR. major: X Jr. major: X
- SR. non-major: X Jr. non-major: X SO: X FR: 19
- Curricular Renewal: Speaking, Writing
- FYI: FYI Seminar
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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