Catholic Queen, Protestant Patriarchy: Mary Queen of Scots and the Politics of Gender and Religion / Edition 1

Catholic Queen, Protestant Patriarchy: Mary Queen of Scots and the Politics of Gender and Religion / Edition 1

by K. Walton
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403988358

ISBN-13: 9781403988355

Pub. Date: 02/06/2007

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK

Mary Stuart is infamous for the mysteries of her reign. Mary ruled in a patriarchal society and married a subject; a Catholic queen who was the only person in her kingdom legally allowed to hear Catholic mass. These contradictions in Mary's life forced her contemporaries to search for new answers about how Scotland should be governed.

Overview

Mary Stuart is infamous for the mysteries of her reign. Mary ruled in a patriarchal society and married a subject; a Catholic queen who was the only person in her kingdom legally allowed to hear Catholic mass. These contradictions in Mary's life forced her contemporaries to search for new answers about how Scotland should be governed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403988355
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
02/06/2007
Edition description:
2007
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Mary's Return: The State of Scotland 1558-62 The English Succession Crisis and Debates about Mary Stewart From Return to Deposition A Queen Undone Conclusion Bibliography Index

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