Court, Kirk and Community
By (author) Jenny Wormald
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Court, Kirk and Community by Jenny Wormald
Book DescriptionDescribing the last period of Scotland's existence as an independent kingdom, the major focus of this volume is the events and consequences of the Reformation, that crucial episode which ushered in tremendous spiritual and secular change. Professor Wormald shows how Scotland's rulers, all formidably powerful (with the exception of Mary) and highly cultured, governed a society whose economic and social bonds were still in many ways 'medieval'.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780748602766
(216mm x 138mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 1-Jun-1991
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Jenny Wormald
Oxford Handbook of Modern Scottish History, Paperback (March 2014)
A landmark study which reconsiders in fresh and illuminating ways the classic themes of Scotland's history since the sixteenth century, as well as a number of new topics which are only now receiving detailed attention. Places the Scottish experience firmly in an international historical experience.
Ourselves and Others, Paperback (July 2012)
This series of classic textbooks has been a flagship series for Edinburgh University Press for many years. Written by authors at the forefront of their discipline, these books provide an ideal introduction to Scottish history for undergraduates and general readers.
Seventeenth Century, Hardback (May 2008)» View all books by Jenny Wormald
The chapters in this volume, each written by a leading scholar of the period, analyse in turn the response to the Union of 1603, the religious controversies under the early Stuarts, the Civil War, Commonwealth, and Restoration periods, and the social and economic context within which these developments took place.
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Author Biography - Jenny Wormald
Jenny Wormald was lecturer in Scottish History, University of Glasgow, 1966-85, British Academy Reader in the Humanities, 1981-84, and Fellow of St Hilda's College, Oxford, 1985-2005. She was Visiting Professor in Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, in 1992, and in the University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, in 1994, and held Fellowships at the Huntingdon Library, San Marino, California, and the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington DC. She has been President of the Scottish History Society, and she was general editor of the eight-volume New History of Scotland, and a member of the editorial board of the interdisciplinary series Massachusetts Studies in Early Modern Culture.
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