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The Resource Prophecy : the power of inspired language in history, 1300-2000, edited by Bertrand Taithe & Tim Thornton

Prophecy : the power of inspired language in history, 1300-2000, edited by Bertrand Taithe & Tim Thornton

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Prophecy : the power of inspired language in history, 1300-2000
Title
Prophecy
Title remainder
the power of inspired language in history, 1300-2000
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bertrand Taithe & Tim Thornton
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book brings together a strongly cohesive collection of essays around the concepts attached to the use of prophetic language and of millenarianism in politics from the 13th century to the year 2000
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DLC
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1966-
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  • Taithe, Bertrand
  • Thornton, Tim
Series statement
Themes in history
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  • World politics
  • Prophecy
  • Millennialism
Label
Prophecy : the power of inspired language in history, 1300-2000, edited by Bertrand Taithe & Tim Thornton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [202]-206) and indexes
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
1. The language of history : past and future in prophecy / B. Taithe and T. Thornton -- pt. 1. Language of élites, symbols of power. 2. A language of power : prophecy and public affairs in later medieval England / L. Coote ; 3. Prophecy and providentialism in the reign of Elizabeth I / A.N. MacLaren ; 4. Reshaping the local future : the development and uses of provincial political prophecies, 1300-1900 / T. Thornton -- pt. 2. Prophecies in the age of the beast : reforming prophecy. 5. Apocalyptic and millenarian prophecy in early Stuart Europe : Philip Ziegler, Ludwig Friedrich Gifftheil and the fifth monarchy / K. Gibson ; 6. 'To justify the ways of God to men' : the prophetic role of ministers in early New England / G. Games ; 7. The prophetic thought of Sir Isaac Newton, its origin and context / S.J. Barnett -- pt. 3. Prophecy and systems of belief. 8. The evidence of things seen : Georgian churchmen and biblical prophecy / N. Hitchin -- pt. 4. The ends of prophecy. 9. 'Golden bricks and golden houses await you' : prophecy and millenarianism in the Taiping Rebellion / J.A.G. Roberts ; 10. From the millennial future to the unconscious past : the tranasformation of prophecy in early twentieth century Britain / R. Hayward ; 11. Providence, saviour figures and would-be gods : prophecy and the French extreme right / P. Davies ; 12. Bibliographical essay / B. Taithe and T. Thornton
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 216 p
Isbn
9780750913324
Lccn
97156907 //r98
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Prophecy : the power of inspired language in history, 1300-2000, edited by Bertrand Taithe & Tim Thornton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [202]-206) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The language of history : past and future in prophecy / B. Taithe and T. Thornton -- pt. 1. Language of élites, symbols of power. 2. A language of power : prophecy and public affairs in later medieval England / L. Coote ; 3. Prophecy and providentialism in the reign of Elizabeth I / A.N. MacLaren ; 4. Reshaping the local future : the development and uses of provincial political prophecies, 1300-1900 / T. Thornton -- pt. 2. Prophecies in the age of the beast : reforming prophecy. 5. Apocalyptic and millenarian prophecy in early Stuart Europe : Philip Ziegler, Ludwig Friedrich Gifftheil and the fifth monarchy / K. Gibson ; 6. 'To justify the ways of God to men' : the prophetic role of ministers in early New England / G. Games ; 7. The prophetic thought of Sir Isaac Newton, its origin and context / S.J. Barnett -- pt. 3. Prophecy and systems of belief. 8. The evidence of things seen : Georgian churchmen and biblical prophecy / N. Hitchin -- pt. 4. The ends of prophecy. 9. 'Golden bricks and golden houses await you' : prophecy and millenarianism in the Taiping Rebellion / J.A.G. Roberts ; 10. From the millennial future to the unconscious past : the tranasformation of prophecy in early twentieth century Britain / R. Hayward ; 11. Providence, saviour figures and would-be gods : prophecy and the French extreme right / P. Davies ; 12. Bibliographical essay / B. Taithe and T. Thornton
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 216 p
Isbn
9780750913324
Lccn
97156907 //r98
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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