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Society and Puritanism in pre-Revolutionary England

Christopher Hill

Society and Puritanism in pre-Revolutionary England

by Christopher Hill

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Published by Secker E. Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puritans -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 -- Causes.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    StatementChristopher Hill.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination520 p. ;
    Number of Pages520
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14311826M

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      Christopher Hill begins his book, Society and Puritanism in Pre-Revolutionary England, with a chapter entitled, “The Definition of a Puritan.” And John Spurr, in his book on English Puritanism, has an introductory section on “Defining Puritans.” But we’ll leave it to the scholars to haggle over details. For our purposes, it’s good. “Puritanism” has been used and defined. Christopher Hill begins his book, Society and Puritanism in Pre-Revolutionary England, with a chapter entitled, “The Definition of a Puritan.”{4} And John Spurr, in his book on English Puritanism, has an introductory section .

    My book The Puritan Experiment: New England Society from Bradford to Edwards (New York, ) is an introductory survey to the English origins and American development of Puritan ideas and practice. The Puritan Tradition in America, – , edited by Alden T. Vaughan (New York, ), is the best single-volume anthology of Puritan writings. Historians have produced and worked with a number of definitions of Puritanism, in an unresolved debate on the nature of the Puritan movement of the 16th and 17th century. There are some historians who are prepared to reject the term for historical use. John Spurr argues that changes in the terms of membership of the Church of England, in –6, , , and also , .


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OCLC Number: Description: pages: 21 cm. Contents: The definition of a Puritan --The preaching of the word --The ratsbane of lecturing --The industrious sort of people --The uses of sabbatarianism --Discipline, monarchical, aristocratical and democratical --The poor and the parish --The bawdy courts --The court of high commission --The rusty sword of the church.

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In this classic work of social history, Professor Hill shows Puritanism as a living faith, one that. Puritanism in Pre-Revolutionary England, with a chapter entitled, “The Definition of a Puritan.”2 Similarly, John Spurr, in his book on English Puritanism, has an introductory section on “Defining Puritans.” 3 Other books that draw our attention to the problem of definition include.

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