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The New England Mind

The Seventeenth Century

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$49.50 • £39.95 • €44.50

ISBN 9780674613065

Publication Date: 04/15/1983


542 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

1 table

Belknap Press


  • Book I. Religion and Learning
    • I. The Augustinian Strain of Piety
    • II. The Practice of Piety
    • III. The Intellectual Character
    • IV. The Intellectual Heritage
  • Book II. Cosmology
    • V. The Instrument of Reason
    • VI. Knowledge
    • VII. The Uses of Reason
    • VIII. Nature
  • Book III. Anthropology
    • IX. The Nature of Man
    • X. The Means of Conversion
    • XI. Rhetoric
    • XII. The Plain Style
  • Book IV. Sociology
    • XIII. The Covenant of Grace
    • XIV. The Social Covenant
    • XV. The Church Covenant
    • XVI. God’s Controversy with New England
  • Appendix A. The Literature of Ramus’ Logic in Europe
  • Appendix B. The Federal School of Theology
  • Notes
  • Index

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