HIS 302 Science and Society

Social aspects of the growth of modern science from the 17th century to the present. Religion and science in Galileo's Italy, science and technology during the industrial revolution, scientific institutions during the French Enlightenment Darwin and Social Darwinism, eugenics and racial hygiene, ?big science,? and the human genome project.

Credits:

3

Hours

3

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring