Masked Atheism: Catholicism and the Secular Victorian Home

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Why did the Victorians hate and fear Roman Catholics so much? This question has long preoccupied literary and cultural scholars alike. Masked Atheism: Catholicism and the Secular Victorian Home" by Maria LaMonaca begins with the assumption that anti-Catholicism reveals far more about the Victorians than simple theological disagreements or religious prejudice. An analysis of anti-Catholicism exposes a host of anxieties, contradictions, and controversies dividing Great Britain, the world s most powerful nation by the mid ...

Masked Atheism: Catholicism and the Secular Victorian Home 2008, Ohio State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780814210840

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