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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Interdisciplinary Studies

IDS 423 (W) Literature of Natural Science (1)

A study of scientific communication through the reading of classic texts in the sciences. Authors such as Galileo, Newton, Darwin and Einstein will be analyzed to investigate scientific content and literary form.

General Education Requirement Fulfillment: Writing centered

Prerequisite: Junior/Senior standing; one previous course in Literature and Natural Science preferred

  • Offering: Alternate years in spring
  • Instructor: Goodney, Long