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INTRODUCTION

FELICITY HEAL

in Reformation in Britain and Ireland

Published in print March 2003 | ISBN: 9780198269243
Published online April 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191602412 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198269242.003.2-chapter-1

Series: Oxford History of the Christian Church

 INTRODUCTION

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This considers the importance of studying ‘British’ history. It examines the historiography of ‘Britishness’ since the 1970s. It also discusses the appropriate temporal context for studying the Reformation, and concludes that the sixteenth century is a useful time-period.

Keywords: British history; historiography; national identity

Chapter.  6133 words. 

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