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The Resource Liberty, Authority, Formality : Political Ideas and Culture, 1600-1900

Liberty, Authority, Formality : Political Ideas and Culture, 1600-1900

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Liberty, Authority, Formality : Political Ideas and Culture, 1600-1900
Title
Liberty, Authority, Formality
Title remainder
Political Ideas and Culture, 1600-1900
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this volume are all inspired by the historical scholarship of J.C. Davis. During a prolific career, Davis has transformed our understanding of early modern utopian literature and its contexts, and compelled students of seventeenth-century English to re-evaluate the significance of movements and individuals who have had a prominent place in the historiography of the English Revolution. Davis's analyses of groups like the Levellers and individuals like Gerrard Winstanley and Oli ..
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EBLCP
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Morrow, John
Dewey number
942.06
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA300 .L583 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • HISTORY
  • Great Britain
Label
Liberty, Authority, Formality : Political Ideas and Culture, 1600-1900
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Front Matter; Title Page; Copyright Page; Preface; An Appreciation of Colin Davis; Introduction; Body Matter; Part I: Liberty; 1: Royalism and Liberty of Conscience in the English Revolution; 2: Authority And Liberty: Hobbes and the Sects; 3: Toleration and the Godly Prince in Restoration England; 4: England's Houdini: Charles II's escape from Worcester as a metaphor for his reign; Part II: Authority; 5: How Oliver Cromwell Thought; 6: Roger L'Estrange, Printed Petitions and the Problem of Intentionality
  • 7: Republicanism as Anti-patriarchalism in Henry Neville's The Isle of Pines (1668)8: Formality and Revolution: Carlyle on Modernity; Part III: Formality; 9: Mobilisation, Anxiety and Creativity in England during the 1640s; 10: The Uses of the Monarchy: A 'Spanish Incident' in the Mid-Nineteenth Century; 11: Settler Utopianism? English Ideologies of Emigration, 1815-1850; 12: A Colonial Way with Welfare?; Conclusion; 13: Why Homo Sapiens had to be Saved by Culture; Back Matter; A Bibliography of the Publications of J.C. Davis, 1968-2007; Contributors; Also Available
Control code
784885961
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (360 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845403973
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)784885961
Label
Liberty, Authority, Formality : Political Ideas and Culture, 1600-1900
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Front Matter; Title Page; Copyright Page; Preface; An Appreciation of Colin Davis; Introduction; Body Matter; Part I: Liberty; 1: Royalism and Liberty of Conscience in the English Revolution; 2: Authority And Liberty: Hobbes and the Sects; 3: Toleration and the Godly Prince in Restoration England; 4: England's Houdini: Charles II's escape from Worcester as a metaphor for his reign; Part II: Authority; 5: How Oliver Cromwell Thought; 6: Roger L'Estrange, Printed Petitions and the Problem of Intentionality
  • 7: Republicanism as Anti-patriarchalism in Henry Neville's The Isle of Pines (1668)8: Formality and Revolution: Carlyle on Modernity; Part III: Formality; 9: Mobilisation, Anxiety and Creativity in England during the 1640s; 10: The Uses of the Monarchy: A 'Spanish Incident' in the Mid-Nineteenth Century; 11: Settler Utopianism? English Ideologies of Emigration, 1815-1850; 12: A Colonial Way with Welfare?; Conclusion; 13: Why Homo Sapiens had to be Saved by Culture; Back Matter; A Bibliography of the Publications of J.C. Davis, 1968-2007; Contributors; Also Available
Control code
784885961
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (360 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845403973
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)784885961

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