Revolution, Prophecy, and Millennialism, 1789-1850

Date Cancelled: 
April 24th
Semester:
Summer 2019
Start Date:
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 to Thursday, June 13, 2019
Day:
Tue
Thu
Time:
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Schedule Notes:

12 - 2hr sessions   May 6- Jun 13 6-8pm sessions in the evening  Tuesday and Thursday  each week

Discipline:
Historical
Online:
No
Instructors:
Teaching Method:
Lectures
Readings
Credits:
1
WYH6244H
Summary:

Traces the role of prophecy and millennialism in the context of radical political and social change in Britain and Ireland in the period 1789-1850. Considers the impact of the American and French revolutions and the Romantic movement in inducing a revival of millennialism in the early 19th century. Examines millennial beliefs and how they impacted broader political, social, and ecclesiastical contexts.​

Enrolment Notes:

Students who have taken WYH2244H should not take this course.

Basic degree students enrol in WYH3244HF

Drop deadline to avoid academic and financial penalty: May 14, 2019

Additional Notes:

This course was previously taught at the 2000 level only with the course code number WYH2244H