Dying for the Faith: Martyrdom in Early Modern Europe and Beyond, 1400-1750
College: Trinity College
Date Cancelled: 
Jul 13, 2011
Course Code: 
TRH2212HS
Semester: 
Second 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
Winter 2012
Winter 2011
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Additional Notes: 
Location:  Trinity College Room TC22
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: