American Thought and Culture, 1776 to 1900
GRS HI 705
Examines how intellectuals constructed an "exceptional" American identity by adjusting provincial Protestant and Enlightenment traditions to the challenges of transnational democratic, Romantic, and secular thought. Topics include Transcendentalism, pro- and anti-slavery movements, philosophical idealism, literary realism, and Darwinian theories.
FALL 2016 Schedule
|A1||HIS 304||TR 9:30 am-11:00 am||Mts w/CAS HI305|