Confessional Cultures in the Dutch Republic & England, c.1500-c.1700

This module analyses and compared aspects of various confessional cultures that emerged in England and the Dutch Republic, two countries which became officially Protestant and which enjoyed economic, cultural, and religious ties.

The course will chiefly focus on the mainstream Protestant and Catholic religious cultures and particular aspects of these cultures will be studied from a comparative and cross- confessional perspective.

  • Code: EDITG006
  • Credit value: 15 credits
  • Module tutor: Dr Jaap Geraerts
  • Teaching: Ten 2-hour seminars over one term
  • Assessment: One 3000 word essay (100%)