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Z681: The Book 1450 to the Present (3 cr.)

A survey of the book from 1450 to the present, with emphasis on the development of the book in the West. Focuses on the physical aspects of the book from the mid-fifteenth through the twentieth centuries, and on some of the many roles of the book in society during this period; also increases awareness of current scholarly trends in the history of the book.

**Prior to the Fall 2013 semester, courses had the designation SLIS-S.

Course Syllabi:

This course was known as L589: History of the Book 1450 to the Present prior to the Fall 2007 semester.