A Companion to Eighteenth-Century Britain
H. T. Dickinson
John Wiley & Sons, 2008 M04 15 - 592 pages
This authoritative Companion introduces readers to the developments that lead to Britain becoming a great world power, the leading European imperial state, and, at the same time, the most economically and socially advanced, politically liberal and religiously tolerant nation in Europe.
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... Women's Studies and Assistant Director of Women's Studies. Brian Hill gained his doctorate at Cambridge University and taught for many years at the University of East Anglia, where he retired as Reader in History. His publications ...
... women of all classes began to escape from those economic fetters and social chains that had previously bound them and still bound a higher proportion of the subjects of other European states. Contributors to this Companion clearly ...
... women). Although there was constant and sometimes intense ideological debate about the nature of the British constitution in the eighteenth century, the majority of the political elite during most of the period agreed on the major ...
Part II The Economy and Society
Part III Religion
Part IV Culture
Part V Union and Disunion in the British Isles
Part VI Britain and the Wider World