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The transformation of Virginia, 1740-1790 / by Rhys Isaac.


Chapel Hill : Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, VA., by University of North Carolina Press, [1982] .
ISBN 9780807814895, 9780807841167, 0807841161, 080781489X

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Subjects Civilization.
Godsdienst.
Manners and customs.
Sociale geschiedenis.
Virginia -- Civilization -- 18th century.
Virginia -- Social life and customs -- 1775-1783.
Virginia -- Social life and customs -- To 1775.
Virginia.
Virginie -- Civilisation.
Virginie -- Mœurs et coutumes -- Jusqu'à 1775.
Description xxxii, 451 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pulitzer Prize, History, 1983.
Summary In this Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Rhys Isaac describes and analyzes the dramatic confrontations-primarily religious and political-that transformed Virginia in the second half of the eighteenth century. Making use of the observational techniques of the cultural anthropologist, Isaac vividly recreates and painstakingly dissects a society in the turmoil of profound inner change.
Contents TRADITIONAL WAYS OF LIFE. -- Prospects of Virginia: Overviews of the Landscape -- Shapes in the Landscape: The Arrangement of Social Space -- Figures in the Landscape: People and Environment -- Church and Home: Celebrations of Life's Meanings -- Occasions: Court Days, Race Meetings, Militia Musters, and Elections -- Textures of Community: Mobility, Learning, Gentility, and Authority -- MOVEMENTS AND EVENTS. -- The Parson, the Squire -- and the Upstart Dissenter -- Popular Upsurge: The Challenge of the Baptists -- Whither Virginia? Specters of Bishop and Sectary -- "Transactions in the Steeple of Bruton": A Tableau of Cultural Provincialism -- Political Enthusiasm and Continuing Revivalism -- Revolutionary Settlement: Religion and the Forms of Community -- AFTERVIEW. -- Changed Lives -- Changed Landscapes -- A Discourse on the Method: Action, Structure, and Meaning.
Geographic Area Virginia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7554245
(OCoLC)ocm07554245
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Isaac, Rhys.
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