Revolution, Prophecy, and Millennialism, 1789-1850

Date Cancelled: 
September 03rd, 2020
Semester:
Fall 2020
Day:
Mon
Time:
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Discipline:
Historical
Instructors:
Teaching Method:
Lectures
Readings
Credits:
1
WYH6244H
Summary:

Traces the role of prophecy and millennialism in the contex 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 millennia! beliefs and how they impacted broader political, social, and ecclesiastical contents.

Enrolment Notes:

Students who have taken WYH2244H should not take this course.

Additional Notes:

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