Day Date Assignments - Classwork and Homework

Nov. 28th


Debate: Hobbes vs. Locke
Discussion: Enlightened Thinkers
Discussion/Video: The Freemasons

Primary Source Analysis: Pick one from Rouseau, Beccaria, and Hume. Write a one-page reaction.

Tuesday Nov. 29th

Discussion: Rousseau, Beccaria, Hume - Are they really enlightened?
(Short class for assembly)

Palmer: p. 311 - 320 (Enlightened Despotism in France, Austria, and Prussia)

Wednesday Nov. 30th

Discussion: Enlightened Despots in France, Prussia, and Austria
Art Analysis: Enlightened Despots' Propaganda

Palmer: p. 320 - 325 (Russian Enlightened Despots - Catherine the Great)

Thursday Dec. 1st

Reading/Discussion: Despots' Primary Sources
Reading: Joseph II's Edict of Tolerance
Presentation/Discussion/Video: Catherine the Great

Handout (Read and Mark Up): Rococo Art (please go through the Powerpoint as well)

Friday Dec. 2nd

Quotes: Deism
Presentation: Social History/Ottomans
Art and Music Analysis: Rococo with Mozart

Palmer: p. 274 - 282 (Western Europe After Utrecht). NOTE: Skim "The Bubbles"

Unit 4 Exam next Friday.

Candide paper due on December 22nd. Use for a grade.