HIS 3405: The Scientific Revolution and Christianity in the Reformation Era in Europe, 1500-1700 (2020-2021)

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Surveys the dramatic changes in science, philosophy, and Christianity in the Western tradition 1500-1700. This is the era of the contemporaneous events we call "The Scientific Revolution" and "The Reformations." This course is a selective historical tour of the maturing of physical science (especially astronomy and cosmology) in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and the parallel developments in Christianity as the new Protestant denominations were breaking away from the historic Catholic Church. We will investigate and evaluate connections, interactions, and influences between science and religion.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Spring 47635 5 Rodney Stiling
Final: W
12:30PM-2:30 PM
11:00AM-1:00 PM
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Equivalent: THEO 3305
Crosslisted with: THEO 3305 CRN: 47744
Attributes: Ways of Engaging, Upper-Division
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading, Audit, Pass/No Credit
Instructional Methods: Online
Note: Full Term

UCOR 2000: D or better