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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770

This course explores the fundamental shifts in mental attitudes and public behaviour that occurred in Europe between the age of the Reformation and the age of the Enlightenment. The central focus of the module is to explore the changing ways in which beliefs impinged on people’s lives at various social levels. These seminar outlines and associated exercises were designed for the 2007-2008 session.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 10: Early Modern Suicide

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield. Includes an accompanying handout. Students are asked to discuss the opposing viewpoints of Michael MacDonald and Donna T. Andrew about suicide from the two related articles summarised on the sheet.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 09: Rituals of the Workplace

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield. Includes an exercise on the story of the cat massacre by Nicholas Contat (1730s). In this exercise students are asked to examine the highlighted parts of the story. With help from the tutor they should be able to pick out themes about rituals at the workplace.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 08: The Galileo Affair

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 07: Censorship

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 06: Deathbeds

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 05: Patriarchal Authority: Princes and Fathers

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 04: Witchcraft

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield. Includes an exercise for students to read and analyse extracts about witchcraft beliefs by George Gifford and Jean Bodin. Related to this exercise are brief summaries of four primary sources on witchcraft: Nicholas Remy, Demonolatry (1595); George Gifford, A Dialogue concerning witches & witchcraft (1593); Trials of Witches at crossroads of Marlou (1582-3); and Loudon Possession cases (1634/1637).

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 03: The Impact of a Substantial European Print Culture

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield. Includes a handout/presentation on the printing press and associated photographs.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 02: Astrology

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield. Also includes a Source exercise about Early Modern Astrology. Students are separated into two groups and each given one side of the debate from texts by John Webster and Seth Ward(for or against astrology). They are then asked to analyse the extracts for context and point of view and use the question sheet as a rough guide.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe: Seminar 01: Introduction

Seminar outline for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield.

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The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770 Seminar Programme

Seminar programme for HST115: The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe c. 1570-1770, produced for the 2007 session at the Department of History, University of Sheffield.

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