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Sophomore Seminar: Political Ideals and Social Realities in Renaissance Italy
HIST 189
Spring 2011 not offered
Crosslisting: MDST 219, COL 121

Renaissance Italy was the birthplace of some of the most fundamental ideas in European political thought. These ideas would influence political thought in many parts of the world in modern times. This course explores the relationship between the political ideals expressed in the Italian Renaissance and the social realities from which they came and that they affected.

Essential Capabilities: Interpretation, Writing
Interpretation: Students will be encouraged to develop their own interpretations of controversial topics based on their readings, discussions, and individual reflections.
Writing: Several short papers and one research paper will be required.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

Last Updated on JUN-15-2024
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