Explaining the English Revolution: Hobbes and His Contemporaries

Explaining the English Revolution: Hobbes and His Contemporaries

by Mark Stephen Jendrysik
     
 

Explaining the English Revolution studies the years 1649 to 1653, from regicide to the establishment of the Cromwellian Commonwealth, during which time English writers "took stock" of a disordered England stripped of the traditional ideas of political, moral, and social order and considered the possibilities for a politically and religiously reordered state.See more details below

Overview

Explaining the English Revolution studies the years 1649 to 1653, from regicide to the establishment of the Cromwellian Commonwealth, during which time English writers "took stock" of a disordered England stripped of the traditional ideas of political, moral, and social order and considered the possibilities for a politically and religiously reordered state.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739103623
Publisher:
The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
ANN
Pages:
198
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction: The Disordering of Order Chapter 2 Gerrard Winstanley: The Oppression of Covetousness Chapter 3 John Milton: Tyranny and Revolution Chapter 4 Oliver Cromwell: Factions, Forcers of Conscience and Civil War Chapter 5 Robert Filmer: The Anarchy of Natural Liberty Chapter 6 Thomas Hobbes: Divided Sovereignty and Civil War Chapter 7 Conclusion: The Ordering of Disorder

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