HIS309H1: The European Reformations

Hours: 
36L

What happens when a culture changes its religious organization and beliefs? Social and intellectual upheavals beginning in fifteenth century Europe created the split between Catholic and protestant Christians and reshaped the spiritual and political landscape of sixteenth century Europe. Issues covered include religion and politics, toleration, gender, popular piety, class.

Prerequisite: 

HIS243H1 / VIC240Y1 or permission of the instructor

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)