Skip Navigation
 

Schedule of Classes

View Academic Calendar

HIST536 - History of the Enlightenment

 

This course is a study of the major social, political and cultural changes in Europe from the death of Louis XIV to the fall of Napoleon. Topics include the intellectual history of the Enlightenment, the causes of the Revolution, the development of radical ideologies, social and political instability, the French impact on Europe, and the achievements of Napoleon as civil administrator, military strategist, and commander.

 

Prerequisites

N/A

Corequisites

N/A

Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
07/30/18 - 01/04/19 01/07/19 - 03/03/19 Winter 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session
11/26/18 - 05/03/19 05/06/19 - 06/30/19 Spring 2019 Session I - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: The Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Paganism
ISBN: 9780393313024
Publication Info: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated, 1995
Author: Gay, Peter
Unit Cost: $21.35
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: The Enlightenment: The Science of Freedom, Vol. 2 (Hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources)
ISBN: 9780393313666
Publication Info: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated, 1996
Author: Gay, Peter
Unit Cost: $36.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: Portable Enlightenment Reader (Hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources)
ISBN: 9780140245660
Publication Info: Penguin Books, Inc.
Author: Kramnick, Isaac
Unit Cost: $24.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A