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Keywords

18th century New England

Document Type

Research Paper

Abstract

As we move further into the age of globalization, we are seeing changes not only at a global level but at individual and communal levels; changes that we cannot wholly identify but that we recognize in ourselves. We are adapting to a global world, one that is affecting our identity and culture and, as we attempt to hold on to this identity and still converse with a larger world, we ultimately are forced to reshape our identities. Some may wonder what this will mean for the future and to what extent it affects us as individuals and communities. To answer this, I argue that we can use our own history to better understand the world around us, even in a time of shifting ideas and global changes.

Genre/Form

articles

Subjects - Topical (LCSH)

Social change --United States--History; Globalization--United States

Rights

Copying of this document in whole or in part is allowable only for scholarly purposes. It is understood, however, that any copying or publication of this document for commercial purposes, or for financial gain, shall not be allowed without the author’s written permission.

Geographic Coverage

United States--Social conditions; United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775; United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783

Language

English

Format

application/pdf

Type

Text

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