21H.241[J] France: Enlightenment and Revolution
Explores the question of whether the French Enlightenment caused the French Revolution. Studies France prior to 1789, analyzes some of the most critically corrosive works of the French Enlightenment, and considers how ideas circulated through France and Europe in the eighteenth century. Examines the role of enlightened ideas in France during the revolutionary decade from 1789 to 1799.
This class has no prerequisites.
21H.241[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by J. Ravel.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.
In the Fall 2014 Subject Evaluations, 21H.241[J] was rated 5.8 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the MIT Subject Listing & Schedule Fall 2015 Search Results site.
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