Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

HIST 3260 History of American Science and Medicine

Prerequisite: Junior standing or consent of the department chair.


Survey of the development of American science and medicine and their impact on American society. Topics

will include the development of various fields of science, he relationship between science and government, the

relationship between science and medicine, and the development of medical knowledge and practice.

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