In this podcast Professor Tony Claydon looks at Parliamentary and constitutional change between 1660-1702.
1. Introduction. Radical constitutional change
2. What was the Early Stuart/Pre Civil War ideal of Parliament?
3. Problems with this ideal.
4. The Restoration.
5. The Glorious Revolution.
6. A return to instability between Monarch and Parliament.
7. William III's active role in transforming Parliament.
8. The beginning of annual sitting Parliaments and government responsible to Parliament.