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Published:
Summer 2006
ISBN:
1-85182-949-0
Price:
55/45/$55 hbk

Ulster Presbyterians in the Atlantic world: religion, politics and identity

MARK G. SPENCER & DAVID A. WILSON, editors

In this collection of essays American and Canadian historians explore the changing transatlantic character of the Ulster Presbyterianism in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Contents

Mark G. Spencer (Brock U), Peter Gilmore (Carnegie Mellon U), Katherine Brown (Mary Baldwin College) & David A. Wilson (U Toronto) examine the role of Ulster Presbyterians in the United Irish movement on both sides of the Atlantic
Kerby Miller (U Missouri) analyzes class conflict and the origins of Unionist hegemony in early 19th-century Ulster
Kevin James (Guelph U) explores the social underpinnings and political consequences of the Ulster Revival of 1859
David W. Miller (Carnegie Mellon U) provides a broad-ranging assessment of evangelical traditions in Scotland, Ulster and the United States

David Wilson is the author of United Irishmen, United States (Dublin, 1998) and lectures in history at the University of Toronto. Mark Spencer lectures in Brock University, Canada.

240pp Summer 2006