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HIST 383: Scientific Revolution from Newton to Darwin

Description
The scientific and philosophical discovery of the laws of nature from the period of Newton to Darwin. Emphasis will be given to the status of science, the growth of experiment, the relationship between science and technology, and the decline of the mystical view of nature in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Credit units
3
Term description
1/2(1.5L-1.5S)
College
Arts and Science
Department
History
Prerequisite(s)
3 credit units HIST at the 200-level.
Note:
Europe and Great Britain.