Transcendentalism

TRH2754HY  L6101 · Cancelled on 2012/04/24
Offered in Summer 2012  ·  New Course · Online Course

This introductory course examines how the early to mid-nineteenth-century Transcendentalist movement in the United States influenced contemporary religious, social, and literary thought through the lives and writings of prominent New England literati such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and Margaret Fuller. As well, to better understand the origins of the American Transcendentalist movement we will survey Transcendentalist thought in late eighteenth-century and early nineteenth-century England, Germany, and France. Two short research summaries submitted online (40%), participation (20%), final exam submitted online (40%).

Schedule: Online Course · Begins: 06/12 · Ends: 07/23
Schedule Notes: Tuesdays and Thursdays -  June 12 to July 23
Instructors: John W. Clarke, Jr.
Other Information: Full Year · One Credit · Min: 5 · Max: 15
Enrollment Notes: Withdrawal deadline:  June 19, 2012

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