HSTR 414

Seminar in 17th-century England

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Social, cultural and political history of 17th-century England. Topics include Jacobean sex scandals, murder pamphlets, the English Civil War, the execution of Charles I, radical religion and the Interregnum, the Restoration and the Glorious Revolution. Broader themes include hierarchy and religion, crime, gender, marriage and everyday life. Provides the advanced student a general introduction to some of the main primary sources and larger historiographical issues.


  • May be taken more than once for credit in different topics with permission of the department.


Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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