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Ethics, Power & Justice
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Western thinkers in the 17th and 18th centuries fiercely questioned the world around them. They engaged in an optimistic project to understand the physical universe, the formation of world societies, and the workings of the human mind. These explorations launched many of the sciences and academic disciplines as we know them today, such as psychology, progressive medicine, sociology, and modern history. 'Dare to know'...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 7152 - NHIS 0365 A
  • Sireci, Fiore
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
In this course, we examine the prospects for fashioning a radically new philosophical understanding of the world and our place within it. Rather than employing anthropocentric models of the modern period, we search for another system of coordinates based on a broader ecological awareness and attention to both the human and the nonhuman world around us.
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 5203 - NPHI 0112 A
  • Quigley, Timothy
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
What do we learn about ourselves through genetics and genealogy? How does DNA connect with what we know about our identities, family ancestry and cultural heritage? This course explores the intersection between biology, culture, and history. In particular, we examine the evolving scientific and social classifications of race and human difference.
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 6927 - NANT 0213 A
  • Scott, Jennifer
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
When we think of home, we typically envision spaces, sentiments, and relationships that are deeply personal, familiar, and familial. Yet these seemingly private spaces also are key sites through which we become national subjects and cultural citizens with specific gendered, classed, and culturally infused desires. How might we understand the relationship between domestic design, national anxieties, and intimate lives...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 7771 - NANT 0423 A
  • Heiman, Rachel
Jan 21 - May 06
On Campus
Wednesday
4:00 - 5:50 PM
Spring 2020
This course examines the complex interaction between the claims of History and Biography to be objective and the individual perspectives that are written into every narrative of the past. We focus on those figures from the fifteenth to the turn into the seventeenth century whom we believe we know most about: queens, kings, counselors, intellectuals, artists, rebels, and controversial candidates to posterity, to inves...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 7309 - NHIS 0364 A
  • Walker, Gina
Jan 27 - May 11
On Campus
Monday
4:00 - 5:50 PM
Spring 2020
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