The Religious Culture of the Huguenots, 1660-1750

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Dr Anne Dunan-Page
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., Jun 28, 2013 - History - 240 pages
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Recent years have witnessed a revival of interest in the history of the Huguenots, and new research has increased our understanding of their role in shaping the early-modern world. Yet while much has been written about the Huguenots during the sixteenth-century wars of religion, much less is known about their history in the following centuries.

The ten essays in this collection provide the first broad overview of Huguenot religious culture from the Restoration of Charles II to the outbreak of the French Revolution. Dealing primarily with the experiences of Huguenots in England and Ireland, the volume explores issues of conformity and nonconformity, the perceptions of 'refuge', and Huguenot attitudes towards education, social reform and religious tolerance. Taken together they offer the most comprehensive and up-to-date survey of Huguenot religious identity in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.


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Differing Perceptions of the Refuge? Huguenots in Ireland and Great
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Church Organisation and Social Structure
Marshal Schomberg and the Huguenot
The Calvinism of Reverend Louis
The Circulation of Ideas
The Role of Huguenot Tutors in John Lockes Programme of Social
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Dr Anne Dunan-Page is University Lecturer in English at University Paul Valéry, Montpellier III, France.

Anne Dunan-Page, Robin Gwynn, Susanne Lachenicht, Vivienne Larminie, Randolph Vigne, Matthew Glozier, Paula Carlo, Jane McKee, S.J. Savonius, Simon Harvey, Elizabeth Grist, Myriam Yardeni.

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