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Philosophy 2014 Witch Hunts
An analysis of the European witch trials of the later Middle Ages as the paradigm case of what has been called a "witch hunt" in modern times. The focus is on understanding the relevant concepts of superstition, rationality, theoretical adequacy, social justice, and the rule of law.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities