Religious Tolerance in the Atlantic World: Early Modern and Contemporary Perspectives

Religious Tolerance in the Atlantic World: Early Modern and Contemporary Perspectives

by Eliane Glaser



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137028037
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 11/29/2013
Edition description: 2014
Pages: 275
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Justin Champion, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK
John Coffey, University of Leicester, UK
Ingrid Creppell, The George Washington University, USA
Andrew R. Murphy, Rutgers University, USA
Sarah A. Morgan Smith, Rutgers University, USA
Nicholas McDowell, University of Exeter, UK
James Kelly, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
Achsah Guibbory, Columbia University, USA
Jacob Selwood, Georgia State University, USA
Matthew Dimmock, University of Sussex, UK
Feisal G. Mohamed, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Table of Contents

Introduction; Eliane Glaser 1. Scripture and Toleration between Reformation and Enlightenment; John Coffey 2. Some Forms of Religious Liberty: Political Thinking, Ecclesiology and Religious Freedom in Early Modern England; Justin Champion 3. Moral Logics of Enmity: Indians and English in Early America; Ingrid Creppell 4. Law and Civil Interest: William Penn's Tolerationism; Andrew R. Murphy and Sarah A. Morgan Smith 5. John Milton and Religious Tolerance: The Origins and Contradictions of the Western Tradition; Nicholas McDowell 6. Conformity, Loyalty and the Jesuit Mission to England of 1580; James E. Kelly 7. Commonwealth, Chosenness, and Toleration: Reconsidering the Jews' Readmission to England and the Idea of an Elect Nation; Achsah Guibbory 8. Present at the Creation: Diaspora, Hybridity and the Place of Jews in the History of English Toleration; Jacob Selwood 9. Tolerating 'Mahomet': Or, Thinking About Then, Now; Matthew Dimmock 10. A Feminism of Convenience: Roger Williams, Egyptian Salafists, and Liberty of Conscience for Women; Feisal G. Mohamed

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