ERIC Number: EJ267651
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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New England Zion: Townplanters and Indians.
Cole, Robert A.
New England Social Studies Bulletin, v39 n3 p11-19 Sum 1982
Examines how the Puritan religious outlook influenced relationships with the Indians and the form of New England towns. The form of Puritan towns in Massachusetts reflected the European ideal of the religious utopia. Misunderstandings about the concept of property rights led to conflicts with indigenous Indian tribes. (AM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts