Protestantism, Politics, and Women in Britain, 1660-1714

Author(s): 
Zook, Melinda
ISBN: 
9781137303196
Date published: 
May 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£50.00

This compelling new study examines the intersection between women, religion and politics in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth century in Britain. It demonstrates that what inspired Dissenting and Anglican women to political action was their concern for the survival of the Protestant religion both at home and abroad.