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Willamette University

900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301

503-370-6300 voice

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Science Studies

SST 389 (TH) Physics and Society (1)

[Crosslisted with HIST 389]

This course treats the history of physics from 1700 to the present. We shall investigate how sociocultural factors influence physics and, conversely, how physics has influenced culture and society.

Mode of Inquiry: Thinking Historically

  • Offering: Annually
  • Instructor: Jackson