The Puritan Dilemma Book PDF

The Puritan Dilemma

  • Author : Edmund Sears Morgan
  • Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 202
  • ISBN : PSU:000047254473

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The Puritan Dilemma Book PDF

The Puritan Dilemma

  • Author : Edmund S. Morgan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995-09
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1886746230

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Milton and the Puritan Dilemma  1641 1660 Book PDF

Milton and the Puritan Dilemma 1641 1660

  • Author : Arthur E. Barker
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 1976-12-15
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 466
  • ISBN : 9781442633278

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Milton and the Puritan Dilemma 1641 1660 Book Description :

This analysis of the progressive definition of John Milton’s social, political, and religious opinions during the fertile years of the Puritan Revolution has become a classic work of scholarship in the thirty-five years since it was first published. Professor Barker interprets Milton’s development in the light of his personal problems and of the changing climate of opinion among his revolutionary associates.

A Loss of Mastery Book PDF

A Loss of Mastery

  • Author : Peter Gay
  • Publisher : University of California Press
  • Release Date : 2021-01-08
  • Genre : Religion
  • Pages : 177
  • ISBN : 9780520365346

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A Loss of Mastery Book Description :

This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press’s mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to 1893, Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand technology. This title was originally published in 1966.

God  War  and Providence Book PDF

God War and Providence

  • Author : James A. Warren
  • Publisher : Scribner
  • Release Date : 2019-06-18
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9781501180422

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God War and Providence Book Description :

The tragic and fascinating history of the first epic struggle between white settlers and Native Americans in the early seventeenth century: “a riveting historical validation of emancipatory impulses frustrated in their own time” (Booklist, starred review) as determined Narragansett Indians refused to back down and accept English authority. A devout Puritan minister in seventeenth-century New England, Roger Williams was also a social critic, diplomat, theologian, and politician who fervently believed in tolerance. Yet his orthodox brethren were convinced tolerance fostered anarchy and courted God’s wrath. Banished from Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1635, Williams purchased land from the Narragansett Indians and laid the foundations for the colony of Rhode Island as a place where Indian and English cultures could flourish side by side, in peace. As the seventeenth century wore on, a steadily deepening antagonism developed between an expansionist, aggressive Puritan culture and an increasingly vulnerable, politically divided Indian population. Indian tribes that had been at the center of the New England communities found themselves shunted off to the margins of the region. By the 1660s, all the major Indian peoples in southern New England had come to accept English authority, either tacitly or explicitly. All, except one: the Narragansetts. In God, War, and Providence “James A. Warren transforms what could have been merely a Pilgrim version of cowboys and Indians into a sharp study of cultural contrast…a well-researched cameo of early America” (The Wall Street Journal). He explores the remarkable and little-known story of the alliance between Roger Williams’s Rhode Island and the Narragansett Indians, and how they joined forces to retain their autonomy and their distinctive ways of life against Puritan encroachment. Deeply researched, “Warren’s well-written monograph contains a great deal of insight into the tactics of war on the frontier” (Library Jo

Cannibals  Witches  and Divorce Book PDF

Cannibals Witches and Divorce

  • Author : English institute (Cambridge, Mass.)
  • Publisher : Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0801834058

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Cannibals Witches and Divorce Book Description :

When we speak of the English Renaissance, what is it that we are naming, what are we recognizing reborn? As the essays in this latest collection from the English Institute demonstrate, our basic notions of the period have themselves been reconceived. In Cannibals, Witches, and Divorce, seven critics defamiliarize the images of the Renaissance "to permit the repressed to return, to acknowledge the presence of the unassimilable ghost the mark of difference of an age that is at once self and 'other'." John Hollander discovers a "hidden undersong" in the Spenserian lyric, while Patricia Parker examines the question of feminine dominance and male resistance in the Bower of Bliss. Stephen Orgel and Steven Mullaney document the Renaissance encounter with the alien "other" in essays on The Tempest and The Merchant of Venice. Macbeth, in Janet Adelman's reading, encodes the fantasy of an absolute and destructive maternal figure. Marjorie Garber addresses the Shakespearean authorship controversy in the context of the subversive uncanniness of the texts themselves; Mary Nyquist discusses Milton's Eve, his divorce tracts, and the exegetical tradition as recently examined by feminist biblical scholars. Together, these essays explore Renaissance discourses of estrangement as strategies for the construction of the self and the world.

The Puritan Apocalypse Book PDF

The Puritan Apocalypse

  • Author : Joy Gilsdorf
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Genre : Religion
  • Pages : 169
  • ISBN : IND:39000004683392

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Milton the Puritan Book PDF

Milton the Puritan

  • Author : Alfred Leslie Rowse
  • Publisher : London [etc.] : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 1977
  • Genre : England
  • Pages : 297
  • ISBN : UOM:39015012928431

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Puritan Crisis Book PDF

Puritan Crisis

  • Author : Francis J. Bremer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1972
  • Genre : Great Britain
  • Pages : 746
  • ISBN : PSU:000017136846

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War of Titans Book PDF

War of Titans

  • Author : Jackie DiSalvo
  • Publisher : Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 391
  • ISBN : UOM:39015005350445

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War of Titans Book Description :

In a dramatically original analysis, Jackie DiSalvo explores Blake’s reworking of Genesis and Paradise Lost in his prophetic poem The Four Zoas, creating a compelling new reading of both Milton and Blake. With informed argument and provocative insights, DiSalvo shows how Blake’s view of history prefigures the revaluation of our own myths of origin prompted by new political, psychological, and feminist perspectives.

Interpreting Colonial America Book PDF

Interpreting Colonial America

  • Author : James Kirby Martin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1973
  • Genre : United States
  • Pages : 478
  • ISBN : UVA:X000277809

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Puritan Legacies Book PDF

Puritan Legacies

  • Author : Keith W. F. Stavely
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 294
  • ISBN : UVA:X001283959

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Puritan Legacies Book Description :

Examines cases of Puritan radicalism in New England, discusses New England's evolution in terms of Milton's epic poem, and analyzes the Puritan influence

High School Social Studies Book PDF

High School Social Studies

  • Author : Erling Messer Hunt
  • Publisher : Boston : Houghton Mifflin
  • Release Date : 1962
  • Genre : Social sciences
  • Pages : 344
  • ISBN : UCAL:$B670627

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American Puritan Studies Book PDF

American Puritan Studies

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Greenwood
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 419
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105024598604

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American Puritan Studies Book Description :

This bibliography orders one major genre of research in American Puritan studies--doctoral dissertations and published monographs based on them--to facilitate access to many significant but often neglected studies, and to display per exemplum the remarkably broad array of topics that have interested students of the American Puritans. It comprises citations of and abstracts for 940 American, British, Canadian, and German doctoral dissertations from 1882 through 1981. Dissertations cited treat entirely or in part some aspect of the history, theology, literature, and culture of the American Puritans, from the time of the Mayflower through 1730, and the perceived influence of Puritanism on later American thought. Also included are historiographical studies on the idea of Puritanism as interpreted by later generations of Americans. Each citation is annotated with a brief abstract and/or the table of contents. For ease of access to the contents of this bibliography, Montgomery has provided four indexes: author/editor/compiler, short-title, degree-granting institution, and subject.

The American Experience Book PDF

The American Experience

  • Author : Robert F. Madgic
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1971
  • Genre : United States
  • Pages : 740
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105049354132

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The American Experience Book Description :

An American history text stressing the issues of international and domestic conflicts.