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Author Phillips, Paul T., 1942-

Title The sectarian spirit : sectarianism, society, and politics in Victorian cotton towns / Paul T. Phillips
Published Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 1982
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Contents Cover; PREFACE; MAP; 1 Introduction; 2 Bolton: the Geneva of Lancashire; 3 Proud Preston; 4 Stockport and the 'Dark Satanic Mills'; 5 Blackburn: an Archetypal Cotton Town; 6 Wider Perspectives; APPENDIX; NOTES; NOTE ON SOURCES; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Summary <P>This comparative study deals with the important social phenomenon of sectarianism in four medium-sized cotton towns of northwest England between 1832 and 1870. Professor Phillips examines the social role of sectarian animosity in a period of rapid economic expansion and population growth.</P>
Notes Reprinted in 2018
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Christian sects -- England -- Cheshire -- History -- 19th century
Christian sects -- England -- Lancashire -- History -- 19th century
Christianity and politics -- History -- 19th century
Social classes -- England -- Cheshire -- History -- 19th century
Social classes -- England -- Lancashire -- History -- 19th century
Social conflict -- England -- Cheshire -- History -- 19th century
Social conflict -- England -- Lancashire -- History -- 19th century
Geschichte (1832-1870)
Christian sects.
Christianity and politics.
Politics and government
RELIGION / Religion, Politics & State
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies.
Social classes.
Social conflict.
Cheshire (England) -- Church history
Cheshire (England) -- Politics and government
Lancashire (England) -- Church history
Lancashire (England) -- Politics and government
England -- Cheshire.
England -- Lancashire.
Genre/Form Church history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1487579551 (electronic bk.)
9781487579555 (electronic bk.)