Portland-State-University 2021-2022 Bulletin

Hst 527 Topics in the History of Science

An in-depth investigation of a selected theme in the history of science and its cultural, social, or political relations. The subject matter will vary from term to term; topics include: science and religion, science under Nazism, science and Modernism, Darwinism and social Darwinism, Scientific Revolution, and changing physical world pictures. Some previous study in history is recommended; a background in science is welcome, but not required or expected. (Maximum number of credits is 12; 4 credits each for three courses with different topics.)


  • Up one level
  • 500