Institutes of the Christian Religion, John Calvin

Description: Regarded as one of the most influential works of Protestant theology, it covers a broad range of theological topics from the doctrines of church and sacraments to justification by faith alone and Christian liberty.

Date: 1536
Location: Basel and Geneva, Switzerland
Keywords: theology; Protestant
Course codes: AMH2010; EUH2000; WOH2012



95 Theses, Martin Luther

Description: A list of propositions for an academic disputation.

Date: 1517
Location: Wittenberg, Germany, Holy Roman Empire
Keywords: religion; theology
Course codes: AMH2010; EUH2000; WOH2012


Second Treatise of Government, John Locke

Description: Outlines a theory of civil society. Locke begins by describing the state of nature, a picture much more stable than Thomas Hobbes' state of "war of every man against every man," and argues that all men are created equal in the state of nature by God

Date: 1689
Location: Kingdom of Great Britain
Keywords: theory of civil society
Course codes: AMH2010; EUH2000; WOH2012