James 1, Parliament and finance

History

A Level

OCR

12m 0s

James arrived in England with a reputation for extravagance. But was this merited? Key questions considered: Why did James have financial problems? Why were his financial problems so difficult to solve? Content covers: The inherited financial issues, the inadequacy of royal income, James’ extravagance, financial disputes with ministers, the Great Contract, ministers and reform.

Tutors:

Nicholas Fellows

Dr Glyn Redworth