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Heritage: The Living Past

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History can best be grasped by understanding the big picture: the great conversations, the great civilizations, and the philosophical paradigms that drove major eras of world history.  In this course we will survey these civilizations, providing a basic knowledge of the various and colorful civilizations that  make up the 21st century.  By the end of the course, we will attempt to identify the current global questions facing these 9 civilizations as they enter the globalization realities of the 21st century. The specific objectives are:

  • To gain a general understanding of the history and development of civilizations
  • To understand the power of our heritage in shaping everyday life
  • To motivate future interest in our cultural heritage as a tool in shaping our world
  • To spark interest in continued lifelong education in our heritage
  • To sketch a future course use of our heritage in our lifework

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