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American Intellectual Tradition, 1630-1865

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ISBN-10: 019518338X

ISBN-13: 9780195183382

Edition: 5th 2005 (Revised)

Authors: David A. Hollinger, Charles Capper

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This two-volume anthology brings together some of the most historically significant writings in American intellectual history. The only collection of its kind, The American Intellectual Tradition, Fifth Edition, includes classic works in history, politics, social commentary, economics, law literature, and philosophy. Organized chronologically into thematic sections, it traces the evolution of intellectual writing and thinking from it origins in Puritan beliefs to the most recent essays on diversity and post-modernity. A short introduction by the authors precedes each work and both volumes include detailed chronologies and bibliographic material. Offering several new selections, this new…    
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Book details

List price: $49.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/20/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 576
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.760
Language: English

Preface Part One: The Puritan Vision Altered Introduction John Winthrop, "A Modell of Christian Charity" (1630) John Cotton, "Selection from A Treatise of the Covenant of Grace (1636) Anne Hutchinson, "The Examination of Mrs. Anne Hutchinson at the Court at Newtown" (1637) Roger Williams, "The Bloudy Tenent of Persecution for Cause of Conscience (1644) Cotton Mather, Selection from Bonifacius (1710) Jonathan Edwards, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" (1741), Selection from A Treatise Concerning Religious Affections (1746) Part Two: Republican Enlightenment Introduction Benjamin Franklin, Selection from The Autobiography (1784-88) John Adams, A Dissertation on…