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Reassessing the Henrician Age : humanism, politics, and reform, 1500-1550 / Alistair Fox & John Guy.

Author/Creator:
Fox, Alistair.
Publication:
Oxford, Ox, UK ; New York, NY, USA : B. Blackwell, 1986.
Format/Description:
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vi, 242 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1509-1547.
Henry VIII, King of England, 1491-1547 -- Relations with humanists.
England -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.
Great Britain -- Civilization -- 16th century.
Renaissance -- England.
Reformation -- England.
Humanists -- England.
Contents:
Pt. 1. Humanism: Facts and fallacies : interpreting English humanism ; English humanism and the body politic ; Sir Thomas Elyot and the humanist dilemma / Alistair Fox
Pt. 2. Politics: Prophecies and politics in the reign of Henry VIII / Alistair Fox. Thomas More and Christopher St German : the battle of the books ; The king's council and political participation / John Guy
Pt. 3. Reform: Thomas Cromwell and the intellectual origins of the Henrician revolution ; Law, equity and conscience in Henrician juristic thought ; Scripture as authority : problems of interpretation in the 1530s / John Guy.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-232) and index.
Contributor:
Guy, J. A. (John Alexander)
ISBN:
0631146148
9780631146148
OCLC:
12721939