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Major: Chemistry

College/Employer: Princeton

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Past Classes

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H724: What Is Enlightenment? in Splash 2023 (Apr. 22, 2023)
We will take a look at the major ideas and historical figures of a philosophical epoch that remains immensely influential in today's world, as reflected in the structure of governmental & legal institutions, scientific practices, and the rise of individualism. We will also examine the problematic legacy of the age of enlightenment, and how its ideas were crucial to the development of imperialist and totalitarian ideologies of the 19th and 20th century. Authors to be discussed will include Kant, Voltaire, Rousseau, Montesquieu & Adorno