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Unformatted text preview: Puritans, Immigration has increased exponentially on the basis that anyone can achieve the “American Dream”. Bradford explains an instance when a sailor deprived a starving puritan of food, and then the sailor was killed, claiming it was a work of god. Although our country promotes religious freedom, under important circumstances; taking vows such as when you’re on stand in court and when you take duty as president you swear under god. Bradford uses examples such as the starving sailor to make explicit connections on both Puritan and American morals. Even though Puritanism has diffused into American society, its ethics remained consistent with our culture....
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course ECON 1011 taught by Professor Bob during the Spring '11 term at Bob Jones University.
- Spring '11