The Enlightenment in America

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Oxford University Press, 1976 - History - 419 pages
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May argues that there were two main clusters of ideas in the 18th century in America: 1) Calvinistic Protestantism and 2) the Enlightenment of 17th and 18th century Europe. The focus of May's book is ... Read full review

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A must read for anyone that's interested in the influence that the Enlightenment has had on America and its culture, religion, politics, policy and society. Read full review

Contents

y The Beauties of Balance
3
Beyond Complacency
105
Doubters and Deists
116
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