The Politics of religion in Restoration England

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Basil Blackwell , Oxford [England], Cambridge, Mass., USA
Church and state -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century, Christianity and politics -- History -- 17th century, Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1660-1688, England -- Church history -- 17th ce

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Great Britain, En

Statementedited by Tim Harris, Paul Seaward, and Mark Goldie.
ContributionsHarris, Tim, 1958-, Seaward, Paul., Goldie, Mark.
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LC ClassificationsDA445 .P65 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 259 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2205704M
ISBN 100631164189
LC Control Number89027723

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Overall, the book provides an important new perspective on the interaction of science, religion and politics in Restoration England. Dr JON PARKIN teaches in the Department of History at King's College, London. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Cited by: The position of English monarchs as supreme governors of the Church of England profoundly affected early modern politics and religion. This innovative book explores how tensions in church-state relations created by Henry VIII's Reformation continued to influence relationships between the crown, Parliament and common law during the Restoration, a distinct phase in England's 'long Reformation'.

London Radicals and Revolutionary Politics, Gary S. de Krey (Assistant Professor of History, St Olaf College, Minnesota) 7. The Politics of Religion in Restoration Bristol: Jonathan Barry (Lecturer in History, University of Exeter) 8.

This book suggests that political life in Restoration England was not simply the space between the Reformation and the Glorious Revolution, but a distinctive period featuring the elements of the Reformation in a new guise. The essays included in the book examine the nature of politics during the Restoration.

The first major study of the historical writings of religious dissenters in England between the s and the s, this book redefines the way we understand religious and political identities in the eighteenth ting Histories provides a synoptic overview of the development of religious dissent in England between the Restoration.

Buy The Politics of Religion in Restoration England by Tim Harris, Paul Seaward, Mark Goldie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Hardcover. Politics and religion. The Civil Wars and the Restoration of the monarchy, the Enlightenment or ‘Age of Reason’, and British colonialism: investigate the political and religious contexts of Restoration and 18th-century literature.

Overall, the book provides an important new perspective on the interaction of science, religion and politics in Restoration England. Dr Jon Parkin teaches in the Department of History at King's College, London.

Customer reviews. 5 star (0%) 0% 4 star (0%) 0% 3 star Author: Jon Parkin. Ramsbottom, ‘Presbyterians and “Partial Conformity” in the Restoration Church of England’, JEH, xliii (); E. Duffy, ‘The Godly and the Multitude in Stuart England’, The Seventeenth Century, i (); and some of the essays in T.

Harris, P. Seaward and M. Goldie (eds), The Politics of Religion in Restoration England (Oxford.

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(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This book suggests that political life in Restoration England was not simply the space between the Reformation and the Glorious Revolution, but a distinctive period featuring the elements of the Reformation in a new guise.

The essays included in the book examine the nature of politics during the Restoration. A struggle in –80 over whether or not to preserve a gallery built across the east end of the chancel in St George Tombland in Norwich seems an unlikely point of entry into the contested religious politics of post-Restoration England.

Overall, the book provides an important new perspective on the interaction of science, religion and politics in Restoration England. Dr JON PARKIN teaches in the Department of History at King's College, London. An e-book version of this title is available () to libraries through a number of trusted suppliers.

This indispensable introductory guide offers students a number of highly focused chapters on key themes in Restoration history. Each addresses a core question relating to the periodand uses artistic and literary sources – as well as more traditional texts of political history – to illustrate and illuminate arguments.

George Southcombe and Grant Tapsell provide clear analyses of. Overall, the book provides an important new perspective on the interaction of science, religion and politics in Restoration England. Dr JON PARKIN teaches in the Department of. This article encourages a fundamental re‐assessment of the religious struggles that defined political conflict in Restoration England.

While the currently‐dominant narrative of religious politics in this period is rightly considered a corrective to older Whig historiography, this narrative is itself yet another Whig (or liberal) account of the period. The Restoration book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Start by marking “The Restoration: A Political and Religious History of England and Wales, ” as Want to Read: A Political and Religious History of England and Wales, Write a review. Sharon rated it it was amazing.4/5(1). It allowed [them ]their own places of worship as well as religious teachers and leaders.” However, this act did not extend to Catholics and still barred dissenting Protestants from holding political positions (Toleration Act).

Inthe Act of Union resulted in the union of the England and Scotland under one name–Great Britain. Get this from a library. Science, religion, and politics in Restoration England: Richard Cumberland's De legibus naturae. [Jon Parkin] -- "Richard Cumberland is one of the seventeenth century's most interesting political theorists, yet his masterpiece, the De legibus naturae (), has rarely been examined on its own terms.

This. The 17th century was a time of great political and social turmoil in England, marked by civil war and regicide. Matthew White introduces the key events of this period, from the coronation of Charles I to the Glorious Revolution more than 60 years later. The Restoration of the Stuart monarchy in the kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland took place in when King Charles II returned from exile in Europe.

The preceding period of the Protectorate and the civil wars came to be known as the Interregnum (–). The term Restoration is also used to describe the period of several years after, in which a new political settlement was.

Restoration: King Charles II and his Kingdoms by Tim Harris Allen Lane £25, pp InCharles II entered London from continental exile to. Restoration, Restoration of the monarchy in England in It marked the return of Charles II as king (–85) following the period of Oliver Cromwell’s Commonwealth.

The bishops were restored to Parliament, which established a strict Anglican orthodoxy. The period, which also included the reign. The English Reformation took place in 16th-century England when the Church of England broke away from the authority of the Pope and the Roman Catholic events were, in part, associated with the wider European Protestant Reformation, a religious and political movement that affected the practice of Christianity in western and central Europe.

Causes included the invention of the. The period from to is known as the Restoration period or the Age of Dryden.

Dryden was the representative writer of this period. The restoration of King Charles II in marks the beginning of a new era both in the life and the literature of England.

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The King was received with wild joy on his return from exile. Restoration literature, English literature written after the Restoration of the monarchy in following the period of the Commonwealth. Some literary historians speak of the period as bounded by the reign of Charles II (–85), while others prefer to include within its scope the writings produced during the reign of James II (–88), and even literature of the s is often spoken.

The Restoration Church of England has inevitably suffered by association with her own times. Sandwiched between the heroic era of puritanism and the eighteenth-century age of reason and stability, the Restoration period can, all too often, appear sordid, cynical, chaotic and godless; it seems as if, in the England of Charles II and James II, all genuine religious zeal was spent.

Book chapter views. Style, Wit and Religion in Restoration England / John Spurr. The Nature of the English Revolution Revisited, Pages: - Swansea University Author: John, Spurr.

Abstract. Style, Wit and Religion in Restoration England. Religion and Politics in the Restoration Period Next In Line -James II left his place as king after a revolt lead by James' daughter Mary and her husband William of Orange -Known as the Bloodless Revolution -Supporters of James II tried for 50 years to return rule to the Stuart.

HIST Early Modern England: Politics, Religion, and Society under the Tudors and Stuarts. Lecture 22 - An Unsettled Settlement: The Restoration Era, Overview.

In this lecture Professor Wrightson discusses the Restoration settlement of and the reigns of Charles II and James II. He highlights the manner in which tensions.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library.English Restoration: Selected full-text books and articles The History of England: From the Restoration to the Death of William III. () By Richard Lodge Longmans Green,