Courses: Collecting and Displaying Nature (HISTH259B01)

Spring 2008

Enrollment limited to 25 students.
Collecting, classifying and displaying natural artifacts acquired new significance in early-modern Europe and played an important role in the development of modern science. This course explores the motivations and contexts for such collecting and classifying activities.

Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Sophomore standing or instructor's permission

Fulfills: SO III


History (Web site)

Taught By

Darin Hayton (Profile)


Haverford, Hall 107

Meeting Times

MW 2:30-4:00