Protestant Nations Redefined

Author: Pasi Ihalainen
Editor: BRILL
ISBN: 9004144854
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This study in comparative conceptual history reveals how the concepts of nation and fatherland were redefined within public religion in eighteenth-century England, the Netherlands and Sweden, leading to more positive and inclusive conceptions of nationhood and the gradual reconfiguration of national identities in more secular terms.
Protestant Nations Redefined
Language: en
Pages: 664
Authors: Pasi Ihalainen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: BRILL

This study in comparative conceptual history reveals how the concepts of nation and fatherland were redefined within public religion in eighteenth-century England, the Netherlands and Sweden, leading to more positive and inclusive conceptions of nationhood and the gradual reconfiguration of national identities in more secular terms.
Preaching, Sermon and Cultural Change in the Long Eighteenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: Joris Van Eijnatten
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: BRILL

This study offers a broad outline of the history of the eighteenth-century sermon. Thematically, it provides an overview of the research over the past three decades as well as suggesting new approaches to the history of preaching.
Preaching in Eighteenth-century London
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Jennifer Farooq
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

A comprehensive overview of preaching culture in eighteenth-century England.
The Oxford Handbook of the British Sermon 1689-1901
Language: en
Pages: 680
Authors: Keith A. Francis, William Gibson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-04 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

The period 1689-1901 was 'the golden age' of the sermon in Britain. It was the best selling printed work and dominated the print trade until the mid-nineteenth century. Sermons were highly influential in religious and spiritual matters, but they also played important roles in elections and politics, science and ideas
Defizitäre Souveräne
Language: de
Pages: 357
Authors: Lena Oetzel, Kerstin Weiand
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-15 - Publisher: Campus Verlag

Im Mittelpunkt dieses Bandes steht die Untersuchung von Defizitzuschreibungen gegenüber Herrscherinnen und Herrschern in der Frühen Neuzeit. Diese erlaubt Rückschlüsse auf zeitgenössische Konzeptionen und Rechtfertigungen von Souveränität, deren Behauptung und Durchsetzung, Kontinuität und Wandel. Wie wurden auf verschiedenen Ebenen Herrscherdefizite kommuniziert und bewältigt? Und welche Folgen hatte das für die