Papists, Protestants and Puritans 1559-1714

Papists, Protestants and Puritans 1559-1714

by Diana Newton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521598451

ISBN-13: 9780521598453

Pub. Date: 10/01/1998

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Diana Newton provides a survey of the religious changes arising from the challenges to the Catholic Church in the sixteenth century. The book examines the political and social impact of religious change on England, Scotland and Ireland from the mid sixteenth century to the beginning of the eighteenth century. An account is given of the fate of Catholics living in a

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Overview

Diana Newton provides a survey of the religious changes arising from the challenges to the Catholic Church in the sixteenth century. The book examines the political and social impact of religious change on England, Scotland and Ireland from the mid sixteenth century to the beginning of the eighteenth century. An account is given of the fate of Catholics living in a Protestant country and there is an assessment of state attitudes towards Protestant non–conformists. While concentrating on Britain, the book explores how religion and religious controversy influenced relations with the continent throughout the period. Papists, Protestants and Puritans contains a selection of primary sources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521598453
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/01/1998
Series:
Cambridge Perspectives in History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
100
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

1. The Elizabethan Church; 2. The religious context of England’s foreign relations in the late sixteenth century; 3. The Jacobean Church; 4. The Caroline Church; 5. The Civil War and the Interregnum; 6. The Restoration; 7. The Glorious Revolution and beyond.

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