Henry VIII and the English Reformation / Edition 2

Henry VIII and the English Reformation / Edition 2

by Richard Rex
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403992738

ISBN-13: 9781403992734

Pub. Date: 06/13/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This updated edition of an influential interpretation of Henry VIII's Reformation retains the analytical edge and lucidity of the original work. Richard Rex emphasizes the personal role of Henry VIII in driving the Reformation process, as well as the considerable reinforcement of Henry's power rendered by that process. In a powerful new chapter which takes into

Overview

This updated edition of an influential interpretation of Henry VIII's Reformation retains the analytical edge and lucidity of the original work. Richard Rex emphasizes the personal role of Henry VIII in driving the Reformation process, as well as the considerable reinforcement of Henry's power rendered by that process. In a powerful new chapter which takes into account recent research, Rex elucidates the way in which politics and religion interacted in early Tudor England.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403992734
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
06/13/2006
Series:
British History in Perspective Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
908,035
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
• Preface to the First Edition
• Introduction
• Divorce and Supremacy
• Church and Crown
• Popular Religion
• Vernacular Religious Culture
• Doctrinal Division
• The Politics of Religion
• Conclusion
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Index

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