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The Resource The rule of moderation : violence, religion and the politics of restraint in early modern England, Ethan H. Shagan

The rule of moderation : violence, religion and the politics of restraint in early modern England, Ethan H. Shagan

Label
The rule of moderation : violence, religion and the politics of restraint in early modern England
Title
The rule of moderation
Title remainder
violence, religion and the politics of restraint in early modern England
Statement of responsibility
Ethan H. Shagan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This important book exposes the subtle violence in early modern England, showing that moderation was paradoxically an ideology of control
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shagan, Ethan H.
Dewey number
942.05
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BJ1533.M7
  • HD9744
LC item number
S53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moderation
  • Great Britain
  • Small Arms Survey
  • HISTORY
  • Arms control
  • Firearms
  • Firearms industry and trade
  • Gangs
  • Illegal arms transfers
  • Great Britain
  • Reformation
  • Gewalt
  • Mäßigkeit
  • England
Label
The rule of moderation : violence, religion and the politics of restraint in early modern England, Ethan H. Shagan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 342-370) and index
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; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Prologue; Part I Moderate foundations; Introduction; 1 The bridle of moderation; Introduction: the bridle and the square; Moderating the passions; Government and the failure of ethics; Internal and external moderation; The moderation of women; Conclusion; Part II Moderate churches; 2 Violence and the via media in the reign of Henry VIII; Introduction: six characters in search of a scaffold; The moderation of things indifferent; Conscience and authority in the Henrician Reformation
  • The politics of restraint in Henry VIIIs ChurchConclusion; 3 Conformist moderation; The via media and the moderation of the Church; John Whitgift and the origins of the Elizabethan via media; The mediocrity of John Bridges; Thomas Bilson and episcopal moderation; Stuart supremacy and absolute moderation; Richard Hooker and the moderation of law; Conclusion; 4 Puritan moderation; Puritan self-government; Thomas Cartwright and the moderation of discipline; Puritan anti-separatism: government in an impure Church; The Congregationalist via media; Towards a populist via media; Radical moderation?
  • ConclusionPart III Moderate rule; 5 English expansion and the empire of moderation; Introduction: 'between the old world and the new'; Climate moderation and English governance; Governing populations; Bridling Spain; Religion, civility and moderation; Conclusion; 6 Social moderation and the governance of the middle sort; Introduction: the politics of social moderation; Social moderation and the ideal of governance; Labour, moderation and governance; The 'middle sort' as governors; The revolution of the middle sort; Conclusion; 7 Moderate freedom in the English Revolution
  • Introduction: 'the mean of liberty'The neo-Roman theory of moderate liberty; The Levellers; The Diggers; Harrington's Oceana; Conclusion; 8 How toleration became moderate in seventeenth-century England; Introduction; The moderate case for religious persecution; Moderate toleration and vice; Moderate toleration and natural religion; Moderate toleration and the state; Conclusion; Conclusion; Bibliography; Primary Sources; Printed Books; Secondary Sources; Index
Control code
763158094
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (398 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139137553
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613315120
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763158094
Label
The rule of moderation : violence, religion and the politics of restraint in early modern England, Ethan H. Shagan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 342-370) and index
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; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Prologue; Part I Moderate foundations; Introduction; 1 The bridle of moderation; Introduction: the bridle and the square; Moderating the passions; Government and the failure of ethics; Internal and external moderation; The moderation of women; Conclusion; Part II Moderate churches; 2 Violence and the via media in the reign of Henry VIII; Introduction: six characters in search of a scaffold; The moderation of things indifferent; Conscience and authority in the Henrician Reformation
  • The politics of restraint in Henry VIIIs ChurchConclusion; 3 Conformist moderation; The via media and the moderation of the Church; John Whitgift and the origins of the Elizabethan via media; The mediocrity of John Bridges; Thomas Bilson and episcopal moderation; Stuart supremacy and absolute moderation; Richard Hooker and the moderation of law; Conclusion; 4 Puritan moderation; Puritan self-government; Thomas Cartwright and the moderation of discipline; Puritan anti-separatism: government in an impure Church; The Congregationalist via media; Towards a populist via media; Radical moderation?
  • ConclusionPart III Moderate rule; 5 English expansion and the empire of moderation; Introduction: 'between the old world and the new'; Climate moderation and English governance; Governing populations; Bridling Spain; Religion, civility and moderation; Conclusion; 6 Social moderation and the governance of the middle sort; Introduction: the politics of social moderation; Social moderation and the ideal of governance; Labour, moderation and governance; The 'middle sort' as governors; The revolution of the middle sort; Conclusion; 7 Moderate freedom in the English Revolution
  • Introduction: 'the mean of liberty'The neo-Roman theory of moderate liberty; The Levellers; The Diggers; Harrington's Oceana; Conclusion; 8 How toleration became moderate in seventeenth-century England; Introduction; The moderate case for religious persecution; Moderate toleration and vice; Moderate toleration and natural religion; Moderate toleration and the state; Conclusion; Conclusion; Bibliography; Primary Sources; Printed Books; Secondary Sources; Index
Control code
763158094
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (398 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139137553
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613315120
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763158094

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