Apr 20, 2021  
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 471 - Western Political Thought through the Renaissance (W)


3 hours

A study of the key thinkers in western thought from the Heroic Age of Greece to the Renaissance. Reading from original sources, this class will emphasize the discussion and analysis of ideas that have formed the basis of western thought. Included in the readings are selections from Herodotus, Cicero, St. Augustine, Boccaccio, Montaigne, and St. Ignatius of Loyola.
This course is cross-listed with PLSC 471 . A student may receive credit for this course from only one program.
Prerequisite(s): Permission of Instructor.