Religion, order, and law : a study in pre-Revolutionary England /

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Main Author: Little, David, 1933-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Harper & Row, 1969.
Edition:[1st ed.]
Series:Harper torchbooks ; 1418.
Library of religion and culture.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. The problem ; Religion, order, and law and the thought of Max Weber
  • Theology and the conflict of order. The new order of John Calvin ; The elite of the new order : the Puritans ; The old English order and its Anglican defenders
  • Law and the tensions of society. Sir Edward Coke and the conflict in law and order
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliographical essays. Representative literature critical of The Protestant ethic ; The question of economic regulation in pre-revolutionary England ; The social implications of humanist thought ; Some problems in the interpretation of Puritanism.