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The intellectual life of colonial New England

Samuel Eliot Morison

The intellectual life of colonial New England

by Samuel Eliot Morison

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- Puritan authors -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- English influences.,
    • Education -- New England -- History.,
    • Libraries -- New England -- History.,
    • Puritans -- New England -- History.,
    • Colonies in literature.,
    • New England -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.,
    • New England -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSamuel Eliot Morison.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF7 .M817 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p. ;
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4416299M
      ISBN 100313220328
      LC Control Number79020246
      OCLC/WorldCa5353659

      United States - United States - The New England colonies: Although lacking a charter, the founders of Plymouth in Massachusetts were, like their counterparts in Virginia, dependent upon private investments from profit-minded backers to finance their colony. The nucleus of that settlement was drawn from an enclave of English émigrés in Leiden, Holland (now in The . This fascinating book is the first to investigate the everyday lives of men in prerevolutionary America. It looks at men and women in colonial Massachusetts and Connecticut, comparing their experiences in order to understand the domestic environment in which they spent most of their time. Lisa Wilson tells wonderful stories of colonial New England men, addressing the .

        Since it was published last year, Sarah Rivett's The Science of the Soul in Colonial New England (OIEAHC, ) has been garnering plenty of praise, including the American Society of Church History's Brewer demanding but gracefully written first book by Rivett, a professor of English at Princeton, has been reviewed by Bryce Traister at . In colonial New England Puritan communities, the family was. In the outbreaks of witchcraft hysteria that marked the New England colonial life, those accused were most commonly. cities were the centers of intellectual information. In the eighteenth century, religious toleration in the American colonies.

        The New England Mind—The Seventeenth Century. New York: Macmillan, An intellectual history of Puritanism in New England. The theological doctrines and philosophical roots of the colonial leaders are cogently synthesized and thoroughly analyzed. _____. Roger Williams—His Contributions to the American Tradition. PAST, PRESENT, AND PERSONAL The Family and the Life Course in American History By John Demos Oxford University Press. pp. $ JOHN DEMOS is an historian of Colonial New England.


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A product of the Brahmin tradition, Morison wrote about Bostonians and other New Englanders and about life in early Massachusetts.

He was an "American historian" in the fullest sense of the term. He also had a keen appreciation for the larger history of the nation and world, provincial is the last word one would use to describe Morison's writing.

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0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying. I n all the colonies interest in intellectual things was limited, and the standards reached by the generality were probably no higher than those of the people at large in England in the eighteenth century.

In proportion to the population but few persons were highly educated, for a majority of the colonists either had no book learning at all or had no more than the rudiments of reading. In The Intellectual Life of Colonial New England (), Morison writes that Cotton Mather found balance and level-thinking during the witchcraft trials.

Like Poole, Morison suggests Calef had an agenda against Mather, without providing supporting evidence. New England -- Intellectual life -- 17th century. New England -- Intellectual life -- 18th century. American literature -- Colonial period, ca. -- History and criticism. Christian literature, American -- Puritan authors -- History and criticism.

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New York: Oxford University Press, Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morison, Samuel Eliot, Intellectual life of colonial New. Therefore, New England colonies were able almost immediately to create and support a way of life that supported its intellectual needs in the midst of great difficulty.

Puritanism in New England preserved the tradition of humanism of the mother country more than in any of the other English colonies. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed.

published by New York University, New York. Description: pages ; 23 cm. The Puritan culture of the New England colonies of the seventeenth century was influenced by Calvinist theology, which believed in a "just, almighty God," and a lifestyle of pious, consecrated actions.

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