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History of the Alphabet

History of the Alphabet

This course attempts to trace the evolution of alphabetic writing from its inception around 1700 BCE up to the crystallization of modem scripts. Since the alphabet was used primarily by ...
How to Defend Humane Ideals

How to Defend Humane Ideals

In this course, students will learn how to defend ideals which respect the worth of all people. Students will learn how to use modern social science to refute racists, Social ...
Lost In Translation (Socio-Linguistics)

Lost In Translation (Socio-Linguistics)

This class follows our familiar words and conversations into unfamiliar territory. It takes learners on a journey to distant lands to study the relationship between language and culture and how ...
US Empire History

US Empire History

This course explores the U.S.’ dramatic leap to preeminence and the nature of its global order. It introduces students to primary sources and competing interpretations of momentous events in US ...