Dying for the Faith: Martyrdom in Early Modern Europe and Beyond, 1400-1750
College: Trinity College
Course Code: 
TRH2212HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

An examination of the concept of martyrdom and its literature during the early modern period, its political and theological causes, and its inspirational and polemical role in the consolidation of early modern religious traditions. The course will also discuss methods of approaching martyrology across various denominations and regional settings including England, Reformation Europe, the Americas and the Orthodox Church in various countries. Evaluation: short assignments, participation, short presentation and final exam or research paper.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2009
Summer 2008
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Additional Notes: 
Location: Larking Building, Room 214
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: