Faction Displayed (Heftet)

Reconsidering the Impeachment of Dr Henry Sacheverell

Serie: Parliamentary History Book Series 

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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2012
Antall sider: 140
Forlag: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Språk: Engelsk
Serie: Parliamentary History Book Series
ISBN/EAN: 9781444361872
Omtale: Faction Displayed
Faction Displayed: Reconsidering the Impeachment of Dr. Henry Sacheverell features a collection of essays that examine the turbulent partisan culture during Queen Anne s reign that ensued as a result of the 1710 parliamentary trial of English clergyman Henry Sacheverell. * Features several essays originating from a 2010 conference held at the Palace of Westminster to mark the tercentenary of Sacheverell s impeachment * Links events in Parliament to the public that was both fascinated and enraged by them * Explores the nature of the public sphere and critiques Habermas s notion of it * Offers a form of cultural parliamentary history and addresses the many forms of partisanship evident in the rage of party

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