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Gladstone, Politics and Religion

Peter J. Jagger

Gladstone, Politics and Religion

A Collection of Founder"s Day Lectures Delivered at St. Deiniol"s Library, Hawarden, 1967-83

by Peter J. Jagger

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Views on religion,
  • Church And Government,
  • Political History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • (William Ewart),,
  • 1809-1898,
  • 1837-1901,
  • 19th century,
  • Christianity and politics,
  • Gladstone, W. E,
  • Gladstone, W. E.,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Politics and government,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10388743M
    ISBN 100312327633
    ISBN 109780312327637
    OCLC/WorldCa10753393

      Gladstone, W. E. (William Ewart), -- Religion, Christianity and politics -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century, Prime ministers -- Great Britain -- Biography, Christian biography -- Great Britain, Christianity and politics, Great Britain -- Politics and government -- Publisher Grand Rapids, Mich.: W.B. Eerdmans Pub. :


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Religion, land, self-government and nationalism became subjects of intensive political debate, raising issues about the constitution and national identity of the whole United Kingdom. It was at Oxford apparently where the future prime Minister awoke to his three greatest passions: religion, politics and Homer.

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Winner. The Gladstone Prize for was awarded to Duncan Hardy for a volume Associative Political Culture in the Holy Roman Empire: Upper Germany, (Oxford University Press: ). Judges’ citation: This is an outstanding first book and it deserves the highest of praise.

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Gladstone: God and Politics, by Richard Shannon (London: Hambledon Continuum, ; pp. xxv + £80). This book has an unusual purpose.

Richard Shannon has written voluminously on Gladstone for over four decades. His study, Gladstone and the Bulgarian Agitation, (confusingly short-retitled Bulgarian Horrors in his Introduction to this book) appeared in.

William Ewart Gladstone, four times Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under Queen Victoria, was not only the most celebrated British statesman of his day but also a respected theologian and a dedicated scholar of the ancient Greek poet Homer. By examining the development of his ideas, this book reveals that his political thought as leader of the Liberal party intertwined with his.

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