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by John A. Grigg

Author: John A. Grigg
Subcategory: Americas
Language: English
Publisher: ABC-CLIO; 1 edition (May 28, 2008)
Pages: 276 pages
Category: History
Rating: 4.8
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Home Browse Books Book details, British Colonial America: People and Perspectives. By John A. Grigg, Peter C. Mancall. British Colonial America: People and Perspectives. Unlike most periods of American history, the story of colonial America has rarely been told from the perspective of the great men of history. In large part, this is because the colonial period has few, if any, individuals who have entered into the national consciousness as have George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, or Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

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Topics in the series are selected to fit curricular standards for both high school history classes and undergraduate American history courses. An emphasis on social history brings historical analysis into the classroom, while still focusing on topics that will engage students.

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Fifth Grade Social Studies: Integrated Early American History Overarching Question: Unit 4: Big Picture Graphic How did life in the three colonial regions set the stage for colonists to join in the cause. Throughout the unit, students consider life in the British colonies from the perspectives of different groups of people including women, wealthy landowners, indentured servants, American Indians, free Africans, and enslaved Africans. Students explore how Africans living in North America drew upon their African past and adapted elements of new cultures to develop a distinct African-American culture.

Nancy Shoemaker is professor of history at the University of Connecticut

The colonial periphery feeds the metropole with raw materials, and the metropole manufactures guns, cloth, and other goods to sell in its colonies. Nancy Shoemaker is professor of history at the University of Connecticut. Her most recent book is Native American Whalemen and the World: Indigenous Encounters and the Contingency of Race (Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2015). She thanks Sarah Knott, Jeffrey Ostler, and Scott Morgensen for crucially helpful conversations.

Most social organizations can be traced back to the colonial period of the US. The religious factors have a pivotal position and influence in American history.

Most social organizations can be traced back to the colonial period of the USA. This paper discusses the reasons of the establishment of American social organizations in the colonial period from the historical and cultural perspective, which are European influence, religious influence, tradition of association and concept of charity. And Lester M. Salamon, the professor of Johns Hopkins University, published a series of books and articles about social organizations study. The establishment and development of the American social organizations are also closely related to religion.

Native American Perspectives: Pre-colonial America was diverse; with complex social and political exchanges much diff from Europe . about trade: Euro economic goal was to make $, while Native Americans traded for cultural purposes, not to make . here were a variety of motives involved in Euro and NA interactions- some saw euro as trade partners, other saw Euros as allies, and with. Disregard for the people that already inhabited the land with their own values, culture, and religious beliefs. Natives seemed reasonable, non- violent, almost childish & muscular but softer faces, presents amenable to Euro ideals.

This insightful set of essays reveals the day-to-day lives of the British colonists who laid the foundation for what became the United States.

• Each chapter is authored by a published expert on the social aspects of life in colonial British America

• A primary sources section includes travel diaries, newspaper articles, legislative documents, sermons, and other material that provides insight into the colonial experience