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By Robert Tittler, Visit Amazon's Norman L. Jones Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Norman L. Jones,

ISBN-10: 0470997109

ISBN-13: 9780470997109

ISBN-10: 063123618X

ISBN-13: 9780631236184

A significant other to Tudor Britain offers an authoritative assessment of old debates approximately this era, targeting the total British Isles.

  • An authoritative review of scholarly debates approximately Tudor Britain
  • Focuses mostly British Isles, exploring what used to be universal and what used to be designated to its 4 constituent parts
  • Emphasises substantial cultural, social, highbrow, non secular and monetary topics
  • Describes differing political and private reports of the time
  • Discusses strange matters, corresponding to the experience of the previous among British constituent identities, the connection of cultural kinds to social and political concerns, and the position of clinical inquiry
  • Bibliographies element readers to additional resources of knowledge

Content:
Chapter 1 The institution of the Tudor Dynasty (pages 13–28): David Grummitt
Chapter 2 the increase of the Tudor nation (pages 29–43): Joseph S. Block
Chapter three Elizabethan govt and Politics (pages 44–60): David Dean
Chapter four The courtroom (pages 61–76): Retha Warnicke
Chapter five legislations (pages 77–97): DeLloyd J. Guth
Chapter 6 County govt in England (pages 98–115): Steve Hindle
Chapter 7 city and town govt (pages 116–132): Catherine F. Patterson
Chapter eight Centre and outer edge within the Tudor nation (pages 133–150): Steven G. Ellis
Chapter nine Politics and executive of Scotland (pages 151–166): Jenny Wormald
Chapter 10 Anglo?Scottish kinfolk: defense and Succession (pages 167–181): Jane E. A. Dawson
Chapter eleven Britain and the broader global (pages 182–200): David Potter
Chapter 12 conventional faith (pages 207–220): Ben R. McRee
Chapter thirteen The Dissolutions and their Aftermath (pages 221–237): Peter Cunich
Chapter 14 spiritual Settlements (pages 238–253): Norman Jones
Chapter 15 Catholics and Recusants (pages 254–270): William Sheils
Chapter sixteen The Protestant competition to Elizabethan non secular Reform (pages 271–288): Peter Iver Kaufman
Chapter 17 The Scottish Reformation (pages 289–305): Michael Graham
Chapter 18 Rural financial system and Society (pages 311–329): R. W. Hoyle
Chapter 19 The city economic climate (pages 330–346): Alan Dyer
Chapter 20 Metropolitan London (pages 347–362): Joseph P. Ward
Chapter 21 Society and Social kinfolk in British Provincial cities (pages 360–380): Robert Tittler
Chapter 22 girls within the British Isles within the 16th Century (pages 381–399): Anne Laurence
Chapter 23 Senses of the earlier in Tudor Britain (pages 403–429): Daniel Woolf
Chapter 24 Tudor Drama, Theatre and Society (pages 430–447): Alexandra F. Johnston
Chapter 25 Portraiture, Politics and Society (pages 448–469): Robert Tittler
Chapter 26 structure, Politics and Society (pages 470–491): Malcolm Airs
Chapter 27 song, Politics and Society (pages 492–508): John Milsom
Chapter 28 technological know-how and expertise (pages 509–525): Lesley B. Cormack

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The bare figures point to the decline of the nobility under Henry VII and corresponding rise in the importance of the crown and royal affinity that would be a defining feature of the early Tudor polity. Centre and Locality Some of the changes apparent in the government of the localities and the dynamic between locality and centre have already been touched upon. It is in his management of local political society that Henry VII might be seen as most distinct from his predecessors and this has come in for most of the recent criticism of him.

12 The extent to which he pursued the crown’s prerogative rights and sought to increase its wealth was unquestionably novel. However, historians have, in the main, accepted the view that there was nothing new about the means and methods of administration that the king employed. Henry’s ‘chamber system’ – in which the crown’s income was augmented and based primarily upon the revenues of the crown lands paid directly to the king’s chamber rather than the exchequer, the ancient body which handled national finance – was nothing more than a utilization of the system of estate management used by most magnates and introduced on a national level by Edward IV during the 1460s.

Elton, ‘Rapacity and remorse’, pp. 23–4, 32. Grummitt, ‘Henry VII, Chamber finance and the “New Monarchy” ’. Harrison, ‘Petition of Edmund Dudley’, pp. 88–94. For the debate in the Historical Journal over Henry’s character see Elton, ‘Rapacity and remorse’, countered in J. P. Cooper, ‘Henry VII’s last years reconsidered’, with Elton’s reply in ‘Henry VII: a restatement’. Grummitt, “For the surety of the Towne and Marches’; Jones, ‘Sir William Stanley’. Gunn, ‘Accession of Henry VIII’. Horrox, ‘Yorkist and early Tudor England’, p.

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