The Resource The quest for a king: : gender, marriage, and succession in Elizabethan England

The quest for a king: : gender, marriage, and succession in Elizabethan England

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The quest for a king: : gender, marriage, and succession in Elizabethan England
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The quest for a king:
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gender, marriage, and succession in Elizabethan England
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Hackett, Helen
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  • Elizabeth
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The quest for a king: : gender, marriage, and succession in Elizabethan England
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In:Journal of British Studies
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In this article McLaren considers marriage, succession, blood and kingship in a context of Elizabethan politics and religious reformation.McLaren examines the efforts to unite England and Scotland under a Protestant king and analyses the various marriage and succession options. The desire to secure male Protestant succession, McLaren argues, forced men to recast the grounds of monarchical legitimacy and rework existing traditions of dynastic inheritance. Curriculum Area: History Extension
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The quest for a king: : gender, marriage, and succession in Elizabethan England
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In:Journal of British Studies
Contents
In this article McLaren considers marriage, succession, blood and kingship in a context of Elizabethan politics and religious reformation.McLaren examines the efforts to unite England and Scotland under a Protestant king and analyses the various marriage and succession options. The desire to secure male Protestant succession, McLaren argues, forced men to recast the grounds of monarchical legitimacy and rework existing traditions of dynastic inheritance. Curriculum Area: History Extension
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p.32

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