Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 May 2013

304 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719089367

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The Levellers

Radical Political Thought in the English Revolution

Rachel Foxley

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first full-length study of the Levellers in English for 50 years
  • The only book to offer a thematic analysis of the Levellers' political thought
  • Makes original arguments about the nature and origins of the Levellers' thought
  • Offers a full discussion of the relationship of the Leveller movement with parliamentarianism, the New Model Army, and the republican authors of the 1650s
  • Takes account of specialist work on the Levellers by other historians from the 1970s to the present

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