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PSCI 3312

Great Books of the Western Tradition - Renaissance to Present

Three semester hours.

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. (Cross-listed with ENGL 3312, HIST 3312 and PHIL 3312)

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