Land, faith and the Crofting community : Christianity and social criticism in the Highlands of Scotland 1843-1893 (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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Land, faith and the Crofting community : Christianity and social criticism in the Highlands of Scotland 1843-1893

Author: Allan W MacColl
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2006.
Series: Scottish historical review., Monographs series ;, 14.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Probes the deep-rooted links between the land, the people and the religious culture of the Scottish Highlands and Islands in the nineteenth century.

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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Allan W MacColl
ISBN: 0748623825 9780748623822
OCLC Number: 255448133
Description: VII, 240 Seiten.
Contents: Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; 1. The Free Course of Providence: Presbyterian Social Thought in the Age of Disruption and Destitution; 2. A Peculiar People: Highland Religion and Identity; 3. 'The Crofters' War': Genesis 1880-3; 4. The Escalation of Agitation; 5. Politics, Presbyteries and 'The Prophet'; 6. 'The Crofters' War': Disunity and Disorder 1886-8; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Scottish historical review., Monographs series ;, 14.
Responsibility: Allan W. MacColl.
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A pioneering re-assessment of Christian social teaching in the Highlands and islands during the later nineteenth century. Northern History This book, then, is simultaneously an important addition to Read more...

 
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