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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

HS 3060 - The World of the Italian Renaissance

This course examines the history of Italy and the Mediterranean World in the period of the Renaissance from approximately 1300 to 1600. Topics examined include humanism; Italy, the communes, and statecraft; artists and their environment; science and natural philosophy; religion and popular belief; war and mercenaries; Jewish, Christian and Muslim relations in the Renaissance; relations with the Ottoman Empire.