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A brand new Jersey vintage involves existence once again, and it really is greater than ever . . . "This first-class choice of essays covers the sweep of latest Jersey background from the colonial, proprietary period to the hot politics of Mount Laurel. It brings jointly many of the best writing at the kingdom, and increases questions suitable to significant subject matters in American background extra more often than not. Maxine N. Lurie has supplied an exceptional introductory essay to contextualize every piece within the assortment, and every essay additionally comes with feedback for additional examining at the topic." -Paul G. E. Clemens, background division, Rutgers collage compliment for the earlier variation . . . "An completely tremendous assortment in each element, this covers all the chronological and topical bases with awesome comprehensiveness. Contributions are usually not in simple terms applicable to the aim of the e-book; they've got the extra advantage of being very major items of scholarship all alone, not just within the heritage of latest Jersey yet in American background as a rule. . . . Lurie's illuminating headnotes for every article, which come with not just sensible interpretive insights but in addition bibliographical references, set this e-book considerably apart." -Douglas Greenberg, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers collage MAXINE N. LURIE is a professor of background at Seton corridor college. She is the writer of a couple of articles and publication chapters on early American and New Jersey heritage, the editor of the 1st version of this anthology, and the coeditor of the Encyclopedia of recent Jersey and Mapping New Jersey (all Rutgers collage Press).

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This argument long continued to concern colonial historians. David Grayson Allen’s In English Ways (1982) argued that the experiences English settlers brought with them to Massachusetts were most important for understanding the communities they created. According to Allen, these experiences, particularly political and agricultural practices, varied greatly among groups emigrating from different English regions and help explain some of the confl icts between settlers and settlements in that colony.

Kovisars, “Trenton Up Against It: The Prescription for Urban Renewal in the 1950s and 1960s,” in Cities of the Garden State, 161–75; John T. , 1989). 79. Jerome G. Rose and Robert E. , After Mt. , 1977); David L. Kirp, John P. Dwyer, and Larry A. , 1995); Charles M. , 1996). 80. Schwartz, Development New Jersey Society, 60–72. 81. Henry Bischoff, “Caribbean Peoples in New Jersey: An Overview,” NJH 113 (1995): 1– 30; S. , 2003). 82. Donald R. Raichle, “Richard J. Hughes, Frederick M. Raubinger, and the Struggle for New Jersey Public Higher Education,” NJH 114 (1996): 19–47.

NJHS 74 (1956): 21–49; James D. Startt, Woodrow Wilson and the Press: Prelude to the Presidency (New York, 2004). 65. Continuation of an emphasis on 100 percent Americanism and intolerance for differences was reflected in the 1920s in the rise of the Ku Klux Klan. See Howard B. Furer, “The Perth Amboy Riots of 1923,” NJH 87 (1969): 211–232; Mappen, “The Klan,” in Jerseyana, 166–170; David M. Chalmers, Hooded Americanism: The First Century of the Ku Klux Klan, 1865–1965 (New York, 1965), especially chapter 35, “Methodists and Madness in the Garden State,” 243–253.

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