Methodism and Education, 1849-1902: J.H. Rigg, Romanism, and Wesleyan Schools

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Clarendon Press, 1998 - 258 páginas
This thorough history of the Wesleyan Methodist educational efforts in Victorian England discusses the influence of Dr. James Harrison Rigg, Principal of Westminster Training College, who dominated his church and who made friendships with senior politicians of the day. The book also looks in
depth at the influence of anti-Catholicism, which was rampant in the Methodist church of the era.
 

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Abbreviations хіі
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The Wesleyan Church in the School Board Era
67
The Wesleyans and the Sandon Education Act
101
The Wesleyan Educational Decline 18771885
125
The Wesleyans and the Cross Commission
153
The Free Education Issue 18841891
187
Dr Riggs Last Years of Influence 18921902
202
IO What Manner of Man was James Harrison Rigg?
230
Appendix A Number of Wesleyan Schools and Scholars
236
Appendix E Presidents of the Methodist Conference
243
Index
255
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John T. Smith is at University of Hull.

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