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(24 Lectures)

From its origins in the Renaissance, modern science has developed in the context of European religious beliefs and institutions. Although cases of conflict like Galileo or the Monkey Trial are famous, more common are cases of scientists like Newton or Faraday whose religious convictions were crucial to their scientific success.

Distribution Requirement Status: This is a Humanities course
Breadth Requirement: Society and its Institutions (3)

 

Course Information

  • Course Code: HPS326H1
  • Course Instructor: Yiftach Fehige
  • Course Delivery: On Campus
  • Course Credits: 0.5 cc
 

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