mon law and the institutions of local government to which they had been ...
graphs, treating of the political ideas of the English Puritans, was published last.
Back in England, the Puritans had been people of means and political ... the most
basic institution in Puritan society and was organized like a miniature church.
Feb 9, 1999 ... The Puritans were interested in establishing a degree of separation of church
and state ... the institutions of society (government) and the institutions of the
church. ... Excommunication caused loss of political rights, legal rights, ...
Jul 7, 2008 ... The town meeting was hailed as the real democratic institution, and put ... So yes,
Puritan religion paved the way for proto-democratic politics.
1) Puritan education was distinctive, where it was either public, private or home
schooled. .... Then they sought to institute three levels of primary education:
elementary school, Junior high school or middle school, and high school, or in
The main finding is that the Puritans paid little heed to notions of democracy,
theocracy, oligarchy, or British political traditions; instead, Puritan institutions and
But theirs was a religious, not a political agenda; moral and theological principles
were .... The most obvious difference between the Pilgrims and the Puritans is
that the .... For one thing, Williams's critique of the institutions being developed in
In 1603, moderate Puritans in England hoped the new monarch, James I, would
be ... Nearby was a tavern, which was the main social institution for the
community. ... Political and religious authority were often combined and voting
another: Plymouth was a religious colony founded by Puritans, Amsterdam was a
... As a consequence of their political institutions and other guarantees from.
New England was settled by Puritans seeking freedom from religious persecution
... How did the economic activity and political institutions of the three colonial ...