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HIST 334. Crisis of the European Mind

Credits: 3
Department: History
Description: European thinkers and cultural ideas from the Enlightenment to postmodernism.
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Assess the intellectual debates about the existence of universal reason, and how they have informed arguments in European history about civic rights.
2. Interpret and argue the merits of philosophical ideas from leading scholars and scientists of Europe.
3. Evaluate European thinkers who debated the defense of reason, objectivity, imagination and emotions in their historical contexts.
4. Analyze arguments made by leading European thinkers about the nature of modern cultural values in their social settings.

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