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Spain 1469-1714 a Society in Conflict

H Kamen

Spain 1469-1714 a Society in Conflict

H Kamen

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< P> Fully revised and updated to take account of the latest research by historians, the second edition of this popular volume remains the only textbook in English to give full coverage to both domestic and foreign policy in the period.< BR> < BR> Henry Kamen presents Spain as a poor nation thrust reluctantly into an imperial role for which it was never fully equipped, and which provoked deep internal divisions and conflicts. He observes that Spaniards continued to question and debate the unification of their country, the conquest of America, the wars in the Netherlands, the role of the Inquisition, the expulsion of the Moriscos and many other aspects of public policy.< BR> < BR> < /P>

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< P> Fully revised and updated to take account of the latest research by historians, the second edition of this popular volume remains the only textbook in English to give full coverage to both domestic and foreign policy in the period.< BR> < BR> Henry Kamen presents Spain as a poor nation thrust reluctantly into an imperial role for which it was never fully equipped, and which provoked deep internal divisions and conflicts. He observes that Spaniards continued to question and debate the unification of their country, the conquest of America, the wars in the Netherlands, the role of the Inquisition, the expulsion of the Moriscos and many other aspects of public policy.< BR> < BR> < /P>
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Table Of Contents

  • Part 1 The Catholic Kings, 1469-1516: Politics 1469-1517
  • Foreign Policy 1469-1517
  • Unity And Disunity In Spain
  • The Pacification Of Spain
  • The Hermandades
  • The Aristocracy
  • The Municipalities
  • The Military Orders
  • The Councils Of State
  • Justice
  • The Cortes
  • The Conquest Of Granada
  • Jews And The Inquisition
  • The Church And Cisneros
  • Finance And The Economy
  • The Discovery Of America
  • The Emergence Of A Cultural Identity
  • The Legend Of The Catholic Kings. Part 2 Charles V And Empire 1516-1558:
  • Politics 1516-58
  • Foreign Policy 1516-58
  • Spain And Revolution 1517-22
  • Administration And Empire
  • Finance And Empire
  • America
  • The Economy And The Price Revolution 1500-60
  • Social Change In An Age Of Inflation
  • Humanism And Empire
  • Reformation And Reaction. Part 3 Philip 11 And The Counter Reformation
  • 1556-1598: Politics 1556-98
  • The King, 122
  • The "first Ministry" 1556-79
  • The "second Ministry" 1579-98
  • Foreign Policy 1559-98
  • The Debate On The Netherlands
  • Philip Ii And The Crown Of Aragon
  • Absolutism In Theory And In Practice
  • The King In Government
  • Contemporary Opinion
  • Structure Of The State
  • Bureaucracy And Absolutism
  • Crown And Aristocracy
  • The Problem Of Senorios
  • The Mechanics Of Imperialism - The Spanish System
  • The Cost Of The Empire
  • The Economy 1530-80
  • The Moriscos In The Sixteenth Century
  • Trent And The Reconversion Of Spain
  • Inquisition And Counter-reformation
  • The "golden Age" Of Spain. Part 4 The Seventeenth Century Crisis
  • 1580-1660: Politics 1598-1665
  • Foreign Policy 1598-1665
  • Olivares
  • War And Finance
  • The Expulsion Of The Moriscos
  • The Economic Recession
  • Response To The Crisis
  • Arbitristas And The Crisis Of Confidence
  • Response To The Crisis
  • Regionalism
  • Response To The Crisis - Popular Revolt And "seigneurial Reaction"
  • The Crisis Of The Aristocracy
  • The Survival Of The Bourgeoisie
  • Community And People
  • Response To The Crisis
  • A Change Of Perspectives
  • The End Of Empire. Part 5 Stability And Recovery 1660-1714: Politics
  • 1665-1714
  • Foreign Policy And The Civil War 1665-1714
  • Crisis And Recovery
  • Revolution In Government And The Unification Of Spain
  • Towards The Enlightenment. Appendices: Dynastic Table Of Spanish Rulers,
  • 1474-1700
  • Economic And Demographic Statistics.

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  • Catalogue Code 94708
  • Product Code 0582067235
  • EAN 9780582067233
  • Pages 328
  • Department Academic
  • Category History
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Longman
  • Publication Date Jan 1993
  • Dimensions 215 x 134 x 15 mm
  • Weight 0.354kg

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