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Religion and the Development of the US
A look at the role of religion in the establishment of the economic traditions and character of the American states.
# 110225 | 1,250 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2008 | US

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The paper discusses the impact of religion on the economic development of the American society as a whole from the perspective of the various religious creeds that manifested themselves in the colonies. The paper looks at the Puritans, Quakers, southern Anglicanists and African-American cultural beliefs and shows how religion played an important role in determining the evolution of the US.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Elson, Henry William. History of the United States of America. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1904.
  • Jenkins, P. A history of the United States. New York: Palgrave, 1997.
  • Willard L. Sperry, and Ralph Lazzaro. Religion in America. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1946

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