Daniel Defoe: The Whole Frame of Nature, Time and Providence

Daniel Defoe: The Whole Frame of Nature, Time and Providence

by Katherine Clark
     
 

This book offers a comprehensive analysis of Defoe's oeuvre from the perspective of the historian. Clark presents Defoe by recovering the theological basis of his intellectual commitments, establishing him as a crucial figure in the evolution of theories about war and property, conquest and commerce, religious toleration and civil society.  See more details below

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This book offers a comprehensive analysis of Defoe's oeuvre from the perspective of the historian. Clark presents Defoe by recovering the theological basis of his intellectual commitments, establishing him as a crucial figure in the evolution of theories about war and property, conquest and commerce, religious toleration and civil society.

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'This is an important addition to the historically sophisticated literature on Daniel Defoe.' - History of Political Thought

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333971369
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
10/16/2007
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.68(d)

Meet the Author

KATHERINE CLARK is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Kansas.

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