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Undergraduate Course Details
Number HST 455
Title The Media Revolution in Early Modern Europe
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII


The course examines the printing ?revolution? in early modern Europe and the impact of print on European thought, culture, and society from the Renaissance to the French Revolution. Select topics include the diffusion of Renaissance culture and scientific research, the pamphlet literature of the Reformation. English and Atlantic Revolutions, and the role of communication networks in the development of the early modern state. Three lecture hours per week.