TITLE

Re-reading the Exclusion Crisis

AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Seventeenth Century;Spring2006, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the Exclusion Crisis. This is the period from 1678 to 1683 where there was a rapid proliferation of pamphlet literature and an increased participation in political debate. It is a time of alleged plot and counter-plots, of adventurous publication schemes and the secret service's pursuit of opposition printers, of known agitation for a representative government and counter-measures by an absolutist monarchy to be.
ACCESSION #
22858985

 

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