Conflict in Early Stuart England: Studies in Religion and Politics 1603-1642, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Conflict in Early Stuart England

Studies in Religion and Politics 1603-1642, 1st Edition

By Richard Cust, Ann Hughes

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282 pages

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This important collection of essays, based on extensive original research, presents a vigorous critique of ` revisionist' analyses of the period, and reasserts the importance of long term ideological and social developments in causing the outbreak of the civil war.

Table of Contents

List of abbreviations. Preface. 1. Introduction: after Revisionism Richard Cust and Ann Hughes. 2. Ideology, property and the constitution Johann Sommerville. 3. Anti-poverty: the structure of prejudice Peter Lake. 4. England and the Spanish Match Thomas Cogswell. 5. Politics and the electorate in the 1620s Richard Cust. 6. Court policies of the 1630s Andrew Foster. 7. Church policies of the 1630s Andrew Foster. 8. Local history of the origins of the Civil War Ann Hughes. Suggestions of further reading. Notes on contributors. Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS000000
HISTORY / General
HIS015000
HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain