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2011-2012 University Catalogue 
2011-2012 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

LAPI 828 - Philadelphia in the Age of Enlightenment

3 credits
Philadelphia in the Age of Enlightenment considers the history of Philadelphia from 1750 to 1800, and the place of Philadelphia within the history of colonial British North America and the early United States. This multi-disciplinary course focuses on the history, politics, art, literature, science, and philosophy of that place and time. The course emphasizes Philadelphia’s role as the center of Enlightenment thought in America.

Prerequisites LACR*102 and LACR*210

Student must have completed the 1st semester of their Sophomore year (45 credits).