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Dynastic Politics and the British Reformations, 1558-1630

Michael Questier

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198826330
eISBN:
9780191865282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826330.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

This volume deals with royal dynastic politics during the post-Reformation period. The royal succession and the business of marriage into other royal and princely families were central to public ... More


Henry the Young King, 1155-1183

Matthew Strickland

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300215519
eISBN:
9780300219555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300215519.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This first modern study of Henry the Young King, eldest son of Henry II but the least known Plantagenet monarch, explores the brief but eventful life of the only English ruler after the Norman ... More


Introduction

Michael Questier

in Dynastic Politics and the British Reformations, 1558-1630

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198826330
eISBN:
9780191865282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826330.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

The introduction provides a short discussion of the methodology and historical assumptions of the volume. It explains that the aim of the book is to run different narratives of the period against ... More


Local narratives

Andrew Kahn, Mark Lipovetsky, Irina Reyfman, and Stephanie Sandler

in A History of Russian Literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780199663941
eISBN:
9780191770463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199663941.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Intergenerational feuds gave rise to literary works about dynastic continuity, which transformed local military warriors into religious heroes and led to the elevation of the Grand Prince as a ... More


A Family Business: Congress Party Politics in India

R. Kenneth Carty

in The Government Party: Political Dominance in Democracy

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780192858481
eISBN:
9780191949296
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192858481.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Comparative Politics

The Congress party was first a political movement dedicated to the creation of an independent Indian state and then a political instrument for the integration and development of a democratic politics ... More


Madhukeshwar Desai

Pradeep Chhibber and Harsh Shah

in India Tomorrow: Conversations with the Next Generation of Political Leaders

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190125837
eISBN:
9780190991456
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190125837.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

Madhukeshwar Desai, the great-grandson of Morarji Desai, a Congress politician and former Prime Minister of India, is the vice president of the youth wing of the BJP. A lawyer by training, he is ... More


Regime Change

Joseph Hone

in Alexander Pope in the Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

Soon after the Hanoverian succession, Pope ceased writing original poems of consequence and instead began two new projects: his translation of the Iliad and the publication of his collected Works of ... More


Alexander Pope in the Making

Joseph Hone

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

How did Alexander Pope become the greatest poet of the eighteenth century? Drawing on previously neglected texts and overlooked archival materials, Alexander Pope in the Making provides a radical new ... More


Introduction

Joseph Hone

in Alexander Pope in the Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

When and how did Pope become the literary colossus we know today? Until now scholars of Pope’s early career have focused on his involvement with the so-called ‘Scriblerus Club’ comprising Swift, ... More


Pope’s Social Contexts

Joseph Hone

in Alexander Pope in the Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

Pope’s earliest poems emerged from his various childhood and teenage relationships. For whom did he write those poems and by whom were they read? This chapter investigates Pope’s early social milieu ... More


Windsor-Forest and the Politics of Panegyric

Joseph Hone

in Alexander Pope in the Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

This chapter considers Pope’s most important early poem, Windsor-Forest, as a panegyric to Stuart monarchy. It traces the textual history of Windsor-Forest and investigates moments of contact between ... More


Conclusion

Joseph Hone

in Alexander Pope in the Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

This conclusion draws together the findings of individual chapters. It establishes that the political animus behind Pope’s verse can be traced back to his engagement with poets who have been lost to ... More


Miscellany Publication

Joseph Hone

in Alexander Pope in the Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

This chapter addresses Pope’s hitherto neglected use of miscellany publication. With the exceptions of An Essay on Criticism, The Temple of Fame, and Windsor-Forest, all Pope’s early printed poems ... More


Illegitimacy and Legitimation in the Thirteenth Century: Pope Innocent III, King Philip II, and Emperor Frederick II

Sara McDougall

in Royal Bastards: The Birth of Illegitimacy, 800-1230

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198785828
eISBN:
9780191827631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785828.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the reinvention an old Roman Law mechanism to provide legitimacy to the illegitimate: legitimation by rescript. Pope Innocent III granted such legitimation to the children of ... More


Censorship and Political Editing

Joseph Hone

in Alexander Pope in the Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198842316
eISBN:
9780191878312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842316.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

Recent scholarship has increasingly recognized literary editing as a political activity. This final chapter examines Pope’s overlooked role as the editor of Buckingham’s posthumous Works, published ... More


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