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By John Warren

This can be a new version of Elizabeth I: faith and international Affairs. This name units the scene from 1541 charting the advancements of the Mid-Tudor trouble from Henry VIII to Mary I. It then is going directly to research the succession of Elizabeth and her consolidation of energy, interpreting the political, non secular, and armed forces threats, either exterior and inner, to her rule. the issues in the course of her ultimate years also are explored, and this name concludes via taking a look at key issues and interpretations around the interval. in the course of the booklet, key dates, phrases, and matters are highlighted, and ancient interpretations of key debates are defined. precis diagrams are integrated to consolidate wisdom and realizing of the period,

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Dickens’ The English Reformation (1964) suggested that the ‘reformation from above’ was complemented, even preceded, and, at times, opposed by a ‘reformation from below’ which relied on anticlerical feeling and an informed Protestantism. J. Scarisbrick and Richard Rex, are Catholics. Along with Christopher Haigh, they argue that there is no evidence of widespread disillusion with the Catholic Church in England, and that the imposition of reformed ideas by the state (or factions within the government) was not welcomed.

Dickens’ The English Reformation (1964) suggested that the ‘reformation from above’ was complemented, even preceded, and, at times, opposed by a ‘reformation from below’ which relied on anticlerical feeling and an informed Protestantism. J. Scarisbrick and Richard Rex, are Catholics. Along with Christopher Haigh, they argue that there is no evidence of widespread disillusion with the Catholic Church in England, and that the imposition of reformed ideas by the state (or factions within the government) was not welcomed.

33 the religious disunity generated by the English Reformation had the potential to destabilise regimes and, conceivably, monarchy itself. The religious conflicts in continental Europe were a case in point. But England was a far more centralised country than its continental neighbours, and its religious changes came, not from pressure below, but from the state itself. The government could generally rely on habitual acceptance of systems of authority and, in the end, possessed the coercive strength to smash persistent opposition.

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