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HIST 283: Society and Rise of Science from the Renaissance to Industrial Revolution

Description
A study of the development of science in the context of social, political and intellectual change between the Renaissance and the end of the l8th century. Special attention will be paid to the Copernican Revolution, renaissance technology, the tension between science and religion, and the early Industrial Revolution.
Credit units
3
Term description
1/2(3L)
College
Arts and Science
Department
History
Prerequisite(s)
3 credit units HIST at the 100-level, or 3 credit units of any natural science, or INTS 101, or 30 credit units of University.
Note:
Pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain.