But, after James II became king, officials decided to clean up the mess and
consolidate the colonies under British rule.
Massachusetts (1691), New Jersey (1702) and the Carolinas (1729) were made royal
Some charters were temporarily suspended an
Quote of the Day
Education is what survives when what has been learned
has been forgotten.
- B. F. Skinner
Sorting and Searching
Often sequences of data are more useful if the
elements are in order.
After the Witchcraft thing people settled down w/the new administration, though many
resented the new order.
Another war, the War of Spanish Succession
[Queen Annes War in the colonies]
-was fought, and colonists were encouraged to help out through promis
The Enlightenment also gave the elite a common vocabulary and subjects to discuss,
- it also encouraged colleges in the Americas to broaden their curriculums to include
-science, law and medicine, which allowed more people to join the
Slavery also consequently destroyed existing trading patterns and hurt local
But the slave trade really benefited the Europeans, though it did help out some African
so the powers fought to control it.
The Dutch replaced the Portugue
In all areas of colonial America, punishment of criminals in public also served to
unite the community and also to remind everybody of the proper behavior by totally
humiliating the criminal.
A new ritual at the time was the ritual of consumption, which i
One morning, twenty slaves gathered south of Charlestown and stole guns and
ammunition from a store and then killed the storekeepers and nearby families before
heading towards Florida:
where they hoped to find refuge.
Although the slaves were soon capture
So in England, where they were looking for new sources of revenue,
-this sort of thinking was applied, resulting in the
-which were passed from 1651 to 1673, and stated that
All goods had to stop in England to check that [initially] the c
In some areas, the elite worked together (Virginia):
but in others there was stiff competition for office (New York). *1733 (NY)
-John Peter Zenger :
tried for criticizing govt actions; lawyer said truth could not be defamatory; he was
released, setting a
in the 18th century most families were larger than families today, and they included all
the inhabitants of the house.
Households worked together to produce goods for use or sale, and the head of the
household represented it to the outside world
He helped unify the colonies, but he also created a split in religion between the Old
Lights [traditionalists] and New Lights [revivalists].
This eventually led to increased toleration, though.
The reason for the resistance to the message of the Great Awa
Part 1: Getting to Know Linux (Hello, Linux!)
Part 2: Getting Started with Matlab
After completing the lab, you will see 3 lab exercises that you will be submitting for lab credit.
Exercise 1: Save your