HIST392 201 The Nuclear Century: Scientists, Atoms, and the World Order since 1900

2019W Term 2
Instructor: Dr. Alexei Kojevnikov
Class Meetings: Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:00 – 6:30 PM

Cross-listed with PHIL 360. What is science? There is no single answer, but to begin to understand it as a human practice, a body of knowledge, or an instrument for change, we will read some of the key classics in the history of science and use this understanding to address philosophical questions on the methods and scope of science.