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Unformatted text preview: 1 MAKING OF THE MODERN WORLD 5 Summer Session II, 2011 Prof. Steven Cassedy Office Hours: by appointment Office: Room 449, Student Services Center (in the Office of Graduate Studies) Telephone: (858) 822-0655 E-mail: [email protected] Teaching Assistant: Kedar Kulkarni ( [email protected] ) Office hours: by appointment Office: Galbraith Hall 173D Texts: Bentley and Ziegler, Traditions and Encounters , fifth edition (abbreviated B & Z) (page numbers for fourth edition are also listed for each assignment) Voltaire, Candide All other reading assignments are from the reader. See the table of contents in the reader to find selections. Readers are available from University Readers. You can order online by going to www.universityreaders.com and following the instructions. Go to Students (upper right corner), and click on “Students Buy Here.” Please note: Reading assignments are to be prepared for the date where they are listed. You can find the course syllabus, lecture notes, PowerPoint presentations, and other materials on the course website. Go to http://roosevelt.ucsd.edu/mmw/courses/summer- session/mmw5-summer-session-2.html . SYLLABUS August 2 Topic: Introduction to the course, the European Enlightenment Reading: B & Z, 508-520, 621-627 (4 th edition, 649-662, 781-786) NO SECTION MEETING TODAY August 4 2 Topic: The European Enlightenment: Rights and Social Contract Theory Reading: Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679), excerpt from Leviathan (1651); English Bill of Rights (1689); John Locke (1632-1704), excerpts from The Second...
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