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Parliament in Context, 1235–1707
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Parliament in Context, 1235–1707

Keith Brown and Alan MacDonald

Abstract

This is the third volume in The History of the Scottish Parliament. The contributors have taken advantage of the Records of the Parliaments of Scotland to discuss a comprehensive range of key themes in the development of parliament. The editors have assembled a team of established and younger scholars who each discuss a theme that ranges over the entire six centuries of the parliament's existence. These include broad, interpretive chapters on each of the key political constituencies represented in parliament. The chapters discuss parliament and the crown; parliament and the church; parliament ... More

Keywords: parliament, political constituencies, nobility, church, burghs, political culture, political ideas, social control, late medieval Scotland, early modern Scotland

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780748614868
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2012 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748614868.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Keith Brown, editor

Alan MacDonald, editor