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Reforming empire

Protestant colonialism and conscience in British literature

by Christopher Hodgkins

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Protestant authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Imperialism in literature.,
    • Protestants -- Great Britain -- Intellectual life.,
    • Protestantism and literature.,
    • Conscience in literature.,
    • Colonies in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-265) and index.

      StatementChristopher Hodgkins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR408.I53 H63 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 290 p. ;
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3562275M
      ISBN 100826214312
      LC Control Number2002028947

      The book of Daniel tells about a Beast that will rise out of the area of the old Roman Empire in the last days, it will be the revival of a new Holy Roman Empire. The rise of Europe and the new Holy Roman Empire. by Don Koenig. The book of Daniel gives the details on the four world kingdoms of the Gentiles from the time of Daniel until the time. Reconsideration of state- and community-building by American Puritans of the mids. Playing upon the term “reform,” Hall (Divinity/Harvard Univ.; Ways of Writing: The Practice and Politics of Text-Making in Seventeenth-Century New England, etc.) explores how the American Puritans set about a process of political and social reform that mirrored, yet surpassed, that of their English.

      Reforming the Roman Empire. Discussion. Close. Posted by. u/LonelyRhombus 1 year ago. Archived. Reforming the Roman Empire. Discussion. So I played Italy a couple times with the goal of forming the Roman Empire and here is what I have so far: Win Ethiopia in three months to get claims on Yugoslavia fast (right after Ethiopian War.   His current book project is entitled “Rethinking Global Empire: The Imperial Origins and Legacies of British Abolitionism, ” This research explores how the early antislavery movement built on contemporaneous calls for reform that were circulating in relation to other imperial concerns, most notably the governance of British India.

        Unlike the Christian reformation, reforming Islam would involve a need to change the Qur’an or have its adherents never read it. Where as the Christian reformation was the exact opposite. Christian’s actually being able to read the Bible and actually following biblical doctrine.   “Reforming the world” meant reforming the colonizers as well as the colonized. Efforts to promote temperance in the Philippines, for example, aimed first at American troops and then extended to the indigenous population. An effort to abolish the opium trade marked the apex of the mission to shape an “American moral empire” (p. ).Author: Lisa J. Pruitt.


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