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Foundations of Western Civilization

Description:
A survey of European history from the golden age of Greece in the 5th century BCE to 1715, laying particular stress on politics, culture and religion. Major topics examined will include the culture of ancient Greece; the rise of Rome and the ideology of the Roman Empire; the early development of Christianity and its impact on the ancient world; the evolution of new political forms in the Middle Ages; medieval Christianity; the impact of Renaissance efforts to revive Greek and Roman civilization; the Protestant Reformation and Catholic responses to it; and the scientific and intellectual culture of the seventeenth century. In addition to broad coverage the course will devote attention to critical examination of a selection of key historical texts.

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2015 Fall

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 3539 TuTh 09:30 AM - 10:45 AM Weisser,Olivia Alton W02-0158 More Info

2015 Fall

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 3539 TuTh 09:30 AM - 10:45 AM Weisser,Olivia Alton W02-0158 More Info

2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 3337 Th 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Miller,Gary M CPLYSQRE More Info
01 6641 TuTh 09:30 AM - 10:45 AM Weisser,Olivia Alton M01-0208 More Info

2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 3337 Th 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Miller,Gary M CPLYSQRE More Info
01 6641 TuTh 09:30 AM - 10:45 AM Weisser,Olivia Alton M01-0208 More Info

2015 Summer

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01A 1675 - Brink,Maryann ON-LINE More Info

2015 Summer

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01A 1675 - Brink,Maryann ON-LINE More Info