Jun 16, 2019  
Mansfield University 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
Mansfield University 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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HON 3004 - WHY DO SOCIETIES RISE & FALL?


This course explores the reasons why and ways in which societies rise and decline, from ancient times to the present. Questions examined in the course may include: What defines “society?” What causes some societies to dominate? Why do others fail? What roles do science, religion, and ideology play? Is the US an empire in decline while China an empire on the rise?

Prerequisites & Notes: Honor status, 30 earned credits, or professor permission.

Credits: 3cr



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