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Religious and political conflicts between Parliament and the monarch of England caused the Glorious Revolution. It resulted in increased powers for Parliament, more independence in the American colonies and the Protestan... More »

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The Glorious Revolution of 1688 was significant because it established British Parliament's authority over the monarchy. The Revolution also further established the supremacy of the Anglican Church over Catholic interest... More »

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The Glorious Revolution affected the colonies by resulting in the dissolution of the Dominion of New England and caused a rebellion against the Catholic leaders of Maryland. Furthermore, the new regime in England began t... More »

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The Glorious Revolution of 1688 was significant because it established British Parliament's authority over the monarchy. The Revolution also further established the supremacy of the Anglican Church over Catholic interest... More »

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Due to the successful outcome of the Glorious Revolution, the British parliament gained vastly superior authority over taxation, a power long enjoyed by the king. Additionally, Parliament firmly established control over ... More »

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A result of the Glorious Revolution in England was that the government changed from an absolute monarchy to a constitutional monarchy. An absolute monarchy gives the king the power to do anything without constraints from... More »

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The Glorious Revolution was a political coup that took place in Great Britain during the mid-17th century; the main cause of this conflict was growing Protestant concern over King James II's strict adherence to his Catho... More »

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