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Brief History of American Ideas Tell a Friend about this Course

Explore several ideas that have continued to influence U.S. thinking: Puritanism, both its historical roots and its lasting impact on American attitudes; the Enlightenment and the founding of the American Republic; Romanticism's connection to the characterisitics of American democracy and individualism; Darwinism, its social impact and negative reactions to it; and liberal and conservative thought in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Dates:March 29 - May 3, 2018    Check for other dates
Meets:9:45 AM to 11:00 AM
Location:Creutzburg Center 200
$94.00Course Fee

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