This booklet makes an attempt to shield using the time period 'English Enlightenment' by utilizing past due 17th- and eighteenth-century Cambridge as an example of the common diffusion of a few of the executive features of the Enlightenment in the Church of britain and the English 'Establishment' extra normally. It additionally seeks to supply a social context for the dissemination of such rules by way of indicating how the political and ecclesiastical effects of such occasions because the recovery, the fantastic Revolution and the French Revolution helped both to facilitate or to hamper that linkage among Anglicanism and technological know-how that's occasionally often called 'the holy alliance'. In precis, the e-book argues that during the interval 1660-88 there has been little political or ecclesiastical encouragement for such an alliance whereas the interval 1688-1760 used to be, in contrast, its heyday.

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