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The Resource American Honor : the Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era, Craig Bruce Smith

American Honor : the Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era, Craig Bruce Smith

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American Honor : the Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era
Title
American Honor
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the Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era
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Craig Bruce Smith
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Language
eng
Summary
" ... In the early eighteenth century, ideals of honor and virtue were salient aspects of Revolutionary Americans' ideological break from Europe and shared by all ranks of society, from the powdered-wig "founders" to college students, women, and African Americans. Focusing his study primarily on the prominent Americans who came of age before and during the Revolution--notably John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and George Washington--Smith shows how a colonial ethical transformation became inseparable from the American Revolution, creating a continuing ethical ideology that still remains"--
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Smith, Craig Bruce
Dewey number
973.01
Index
index present
LC call number
E209
LC item number
.S65 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Washington, George
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Adams, John
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Washington, George
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Adams, John
  • Adams, John
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Washington, George
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Social aspects
  • Civilization
  • Philosophy
  • United States
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American Honor : the Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era, Craig Bruce Smith
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
What are honor, virtue, and ethics and how did they influence the American revolution? -- The old world meets the new: colonial ethical ideals before the Revolution -- A shared identity: colonial colleges and the shaping of pre-revolutionary thought -- A matter of honor and a test of virtue: riots, boycotts, and resistance during the coming of the Revolution -- Maintaining moral superiority: how ethics defined the early war years -- From tension to victory: overcoming civilian and martial differences on honor and virtue during the later war years -- Expanding ethics: the democratization of honor and virtue in the new republic -- The counterrevolution in American ethics: reinterpretations of the next generations -- March 16, 1824
Control code
1029340147
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1 online resource
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online
Isbn
9781469638843
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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22573/ctt21sb0wf
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(OCoLC)1029340147
Label
American Honor : the Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era, Craig Bruce Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are honor, virtue, and ethics and how did they influence the American revolution? -- The old world meets the new: colonial ethical ideals before the Revolution -- A shared identity: colonial colleges and the shaping of pre-revolutionary thought -- A matter of honor and a test of virtue: riots, boycotts, and resistance during the coming of the Revolution -- Maintaining moral superiority: how ethics defined the early war years -- From tension to victory: overcoming civilian and martial differences on honor and virtue during the later war years -- Expanding ethics: the democratization of honor and virtue in the new republic -- The counterrevolution in American ethics: reinterpretations of the next generations -- March 16, 1824
Control code
1029340147
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469638843
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt21sb0wf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029340147

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