Religion in Industrial Society: Oldham and Saddleworth, 1740-1865

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This book analyses the way British churches sought to meet the challenge of industrialization and urbanization during the period 1740-1865. Based on a case-study of Oldham and Saddleworth, it challenges the received view that the Anglican church in the eighteenth century was characterized by complacency and intertia, and it reveals Anglicanism's vigorous and creative response to the new conditions. M.A. Smith reassesses the significance of the centrally directed church reforms of the mid-nineteenth century, and ...

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Overview

This book analyses the way British churches sought to meet the challenge of industrialization and urbanization during the period 1740-1865. Based on a case-study of Oldham and Saddleworth, it challenges the received view that the Anglican church in the eighteenth century was characterized by complacency and intertia, and it reveals Anglicanism's vigorous and creative response to the new conditions. M.A. Smith reassesses the significance of the centrally directed church reforms of the mid-nineteenth century, and emphasizes the importance of local energy and enthusiasm.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780198204510
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 12/15/1994
  • Series: Oxford Historical Monographs Series
  • Pages: 328
  • Product dimensions: 5.63 (w) x 8.81 (h) x 0.97 (d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations
Introduction 1
1 An Industrial Society 7
2 The 'Unreformed' Establishment 32
3 The 'Reformed' Establishment 63
4 Dissent Old and New 108
5 Wesleyan Theme and Methodist Variations 168
6 An Evangelical Consensus 227
7 'And Was Jerusalem Builded Here'? 243
Afterword 272
Appendices 275
Bibliography 280
Index 299
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