Classics of Western Civilization: The German Tradition, 1750-1930
Introduction to German intellectual traditions that have proven highly influential both within Europe and beyond. Readings typically include Lessing, Moses Mendelssohn, Kant, Goethe, Humboldt, Hegel, Heine, Marx, Nietzsche, Freud, and Benjamin. Readings and discussions in English. One course.
Course originates in Slavic and Eurasian Studies.