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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 327–358.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Perkin Warbeck English monarchy sanctuary pity © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 • • A Once and Future King: Sanctuary, Sovereignty, and the Politics...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (2): 321–344.
Published: 01 May 2014
... political philosophy of John Fortescue and George Buchanan. Much more than a broadly gendered metaphor for queenly submission, this language of royal imprisonment derives its legitimacy from discourses that touch upon the very ideological foundations of English and Scottish monarchy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 119–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... biblical play is also arguably his most medieval play, as its allegorical structure and homiletic themes mimic those of the medieval morality play. While Shakespeare's play participates in the religious celebration of the new monarchy, it does so with rich irony, revealing stark contradictions in English...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 275–308.
Published: 01 May 2000
... to validate a new dynasty’s claim to the English throne.”3 And in Historiography and Ideology in Stuart Drama, Ivo Kamps continues in this vein, arguing that early modern historiography is essentially “orthodox” and that it never “called for radical changes in the monarchy.”4 This refusal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 463–495.
Published: 01 September 2010
... canvassed elsewhere in Elizabethan England. More particularly, I want to argue that the conformist defense of the English church against presbyterian attack was a prime site for the development of a coherent account of the Elizabethan state as a mere monarchy and for the characterization of many...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (2): 251–282.
Published: 01 May 2001
... in the Protestant accessions. See McCoy, “Thou Idol Ceremony: Elizabeth I, The Henriad, and the Rites of the English Monarchy,” Urban Life in the Renaissance, ed. Susan Zimmerman and Ronald F. E. Weissman (Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1989), 240...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 401–427.
Published: 01 May 2000
... of the Medieval English Monarchy. London: Routledge, (1993) 1999. 226 pp.; 161 illus. Paper $32.99. Thomas, Paul. Authority and Disorder in Tudor Times, 1485–1603. Cambridge Perspectives in History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. v, 122 pp. Paper $11.95...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 January 2007
... an English alliance with “Turks” against Roman Catholic foes, especially Philip of Spain. Putting ambition and personal honor before national or religious loyalty, Peele’s Stukeley declares that he would rather be “King of a mole-hill” than “the richest subject of a monarchie.”25 The Battle of Alcazar...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2006) 36 (3): 619–642.
Published: 01 September 2006
... by the spiritual and intellectual transformations of the Protestant Reformation and eventually the English Revolution (or Civil War). British literature and intellectual culture in the period offers us an amazing array of utopian projects, including Thomas More’s genre- founding Utopia (1517...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 335–371.
Published: 01 May 2007
... into a centralized English monarchy with absolutist aspirations and a legal monopoly on the use of military force. But the English monarchy never gained the full economic and so military power that would allow it to escape dependence on Parliament and people. Second, the three princely Reformations under...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (3): 633–657.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Fuente, Gondomar’s London replacement from 1618 to 1620, was clearly intervening to protect Anglo-Spanish diplomatic interests at the height of the ongoing marriage negotiations between the Infanta Maria and Prince Charles. By 1619, English opposition to the “Spanish match” had become inextricably shaped...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 119–141.
Published: 01 January 2009
... and by Dekker and his circle, focusing on the conflict between English responses to the battle of Lepanto and the Armada. The battling “ghosts” of these two events, one a conciliar victory led by the Spaniard John of Austria, the other an act of aggression ordered by his half-brother, Philip II, form the ground...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (3): 515–539.
Published: 01 September 2020
... for European monarchs, he published tracts on political theology under his own name. English historians, especially, have often described him as a ruler who cared more about philosophical positions than hard- headed political calculations. Writing in the 1970s, Simon Adams recognized that James s aversion...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (3): 581–604.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... Tauris, in association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies, London, (2000) 2001. xiv, approx. 342 pp. Paper $24.50. [Untransliter- ated Arabic text with English translation.] Lupus, of Ferrières. Der Liber legum des Lupus von Ferrières. Edited by Oliver Münsch. Freiburger Beiträge zur...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 635–655.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Claire Walker The wealth of recent scholarship on early modern English news culture has paid scant attention to women as consumers and producers of news. This article argues that women not only read about the tumultuous events of the Civil War and Interregnum, but that they participated...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 161–181.
Published: 01 January 2009
... within the late-sixteenth-century imagination. Behn was herself a Tory supporter, and her critique of English monarchy shared little with the perspective of the Whig opposition. Neither was it exclusively from the position of sexual poli- tics or protofeminism, although it is clear that sexual...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 305–326.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Yet, as is evident in the quotation from James I’s speech (the first explicit English reference to the marriage meta- phor, according to Kantorowicz), the metaphor marshals both theological and gender-based arguments that would have been quite familiar to any medieval audience. Indeed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 93–115.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the Protestant Europeans (whose colonial explorations De Bry’s edition advocates) appear to be free of extreme violence, unlike the Spanish Catholics and Amerindians. Indeed, the foremost proponent of English colonialism, Richard Hakluyt, “inspired De Bry to erect a printed monument against Spanish...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 593–620.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... Games, Alison. The Web of Empire: English Cosmopolitans in an Age of Expansion, 1560  –  1660. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. xi, 381 pp.; 8 figs. $35.00. Gerö, András, ed. The Austro-­Hungarian Monarchy Revisited. Translated from the Hungarian by Thomas J. DeKornfeld and Helen D...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of English com- munity. Unlike Tudor attempts to sacralize the monarchy through the rep- resentation of Henry VI as a saintly king, the popular cult recognized that Henry’s catastrophic inability or refusal to exert sovereign agency makes him closer to, not more remote from, his subjects.10...