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Dinosaurs to DNA: Survey of Science in Western Life Since 1700
HIST 292
Spring 2008 not offered
Crosslisting: SISP 292

This course explores a range of debates and topics in the history of scientific discovery from the 18th century to the present. Emphasis is on the social, ethical, and cultural dimensions of scientific discovery in different cultural and historical contexts. Students learn how to write about science and the history of science using a wide range of textual and media sources. Focus is on four units: religion and science, gender and science, race and science, and science in the media.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ENVS)

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