Colonial British America : essays in the new history of the early modern era / edited by Jack P. Greene and J.R. Pole.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-153060

Description

ix, 508 p. ; 24 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

History Historiography Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
History Historiography. Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

Originator

Greene, Jack P.
Pole, J. R. (Jack Richon)

Contents

Reconstructing British-American colonial history : an introduction / Jack P. Greene & J.R. Pole -- The transatlantic economy / Jacob M. Price -- The domestic economy / Richard B. Sheridan -- Spatial order : households in local communities and regions / James T. Lemon -- Demographic development and family structure / Jim Potter -- Servants and slaves : the recruitment and employment of labor / Richard S. Dunn -- Creative adaptations : peoples and cultures / T.H. Breen -- Social development / Gary B. Nash -- Wealth and social structure / James A. Henretta -- Value and society / Joyce Appleby -- Religion and society : problems and reconsiderations / David D. Hall -- American high-style and vernacular cultures / Richard L. Bushman -- The international and imperial context / W.A. Speck -- Political development / John M. Murrin -- The problem of colonial legal history / Stanley N. Katz.

Publication

Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press

Description

ix, 508 p. ; 24 cm.

Notes

Based on papers presented at a conference held at St. Catherine's College, Oxford, Aug. 1-7, 1981.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Rodris Roth Library.

ISBN

0801830540
0801830559 (pbk.)

Call Number

Roth E188.C72 1984

Material Type

Congresses.

Places

United States