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European Civilization from 1400 to 1789: The Individual and the World

HNRS 2406 Sec. 060 - Spring 2022

Boyd Professor Suzanne Marchand Department of History

Tu Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
218 French House

HNRS 2406 is an interdisciplinary course that explores European conceptions of the individual and the world during the eventful period between the Renaissance and the French Revolution. Readings include More’s Utopia, Machiavelli’s The Prince, Shakepeare’s The Tempest,  Voltaire’s “Zadig,” and Beumarchais’ “The Marriage of Figaro.”

Fulfills General Education:

English Composition
Humanities
Social Sciences