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ENGL 3342

Great Books of the Western Tradition - Renaissance to Present

Three semester hours

An intensive study of one or two philosophical classics or a series of readings selected from the classics of Western tradition since the Renaissance, from Cervantes to the present. Classics such as de Tocqueville's Democracy in America, Wollstonecrafts' A Vindication of the Rights of Women, Nietzsche's The Uses and Abuses of History, Thoreau's "Civil Disobedience" may be read. Prerequisite: Three hours of sophomore literature or consent of instructor. Cross-listed with HIST 3342, PHIL 3342, and PSCI 3342

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