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Riot and revelry in early America

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Festivals -- United States -- History -- 18th century,
    • Parades -- United States -- History -- 18th century,
    • Riots -- United States -- History -- 18th century,
    • Popular music -- United States -- to 1901 -- History and criticism,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by William Pencak, Matthew Dennis, Simon P. Newman.
      ContributionsPencak, William, 1951-, Dennis, Matthew, 1955-, Newman, Simon P. 1960-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT4803 .C76 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 316 p. ;
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3948011M
      ISBN 100271021411, 0271022191
      LC Control Number2001036462

      Revolutionary Generation is a masterful addition to the literature."―William Pencak, author of Riot and Revelry in Early America "Wright has met the challenge by combining life-cycle and life-course approaches to tell the story of the cohort of young men who composed Harvard's entering classes of , those who experienced eastern Cited by: 6. His books include Seneca Possessed: Indians, Witchcraft, and Power in the Early American Republic(University of Pennsylvania Press, ); Red, White, and Blue Letter Days: An American Calendar (Cornell University Press, ); Riot and Revelry in Early America (Pennsylvania State University Press, ) (co-editor); Encyclopedia of Holidays.

        A best-selling author investigates the causes of the twentieth century's deadliest race riot and how its legacy has scarred and shaped a community over the past eight a warm night in May , thousands of whites, many deputized by the local police, swarmed through the Brand: HMH Books. This document provides an anatomy of abuses as employed by Tories on both sides of the Atlantic. I survey the white Indian literature in “Introduction: A Folklore Perspective,” in William Pencak, Matthew Dennis, and Simon P. Newman, eds., Riot and Revelry in Early America (University Park, Pa., ).

      Matthew Dennis. Contributor. Matthew Dennis is Professor of History and Environmental Studies at the University of Oregon. His books include Cultivating a Landscape of Peace: Iroquois-European Encounters in 17th-Century America (); Red, White, and Blue Letter Days: An American Calendar (); Riot and Revelry in Early America (co-editor, ); Encyclopedia of Holidays and . Feasts and riot: revelry, rebellion, and popular consciousness on the Swahili Coast, India traders of the middle ages: documents from the Cairo Geniza: "India book" Authors: Goitein, Shelomo Dov Indian life on the Northwest coast of North America: as seen by the early explorers and fur traders during the last decades of the.


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Bellesiles, Journal of American Studies "Riot and Revelry in Early America offers us an engaging reassessment of a 4/5(5). Skimmington in the middle and New England colonies / Steven J. Stewart --The rise of rough music: reflections on an ancient new custom in eighteenth-century New Jersey / Brendan McConville --Crowd and court: rough music and popular justice in colonial New York / Thomas J.

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"Riot and Revelry in Early America marks a new level of maturity in our understanding of the popular cultures of early America. The essays clearly demonstrate that early America was an integral part of a broader transatlantic tradition of popular disturbance and celebration.

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Edited by William Pencak, Matthew Dennis, and Simon P. Newman. (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, Pp. viii, Cloth, $; paper, $) Like many books that grow out of scholarly conferences, this one is hard to summarize.

The book's first section, "Riot and Rough Music," includes. Riot and revelry in early America [electronic resource] / edited by William Pencak, Matthew Dennis, Simon P. Newman. Format Online Resource Book Published University Park, Pa.: Pennsylvania State University Press, c Description viii, p.

; 24 cm. URL. sitated another look. As such, Riot and Revel in Early America, offers us an engaging reassessment of a well-studied field. William Pencak's introduction supplies a useful précis of crowds, and the contributors' offerings, followed by Roger D. Abrahams, a folklorist, who notes the continuities involving rough music, revels, masks, and costumes.

Paul Gilje, E. Thompson, and, most recently, William Pencak and his collaborators (Riot and Revelry in Early America, ) have done the same for riotous behavior.

Lee's distinct contribution is to take those questions into North Carolina (a colony relatively understudied), put riot and war together, and press them against the cultural Author: Sally E.

Hadden. The focus was whether the terms revelry and riot were included in an article. Thus any frequency of riot or revelry was coded 1, respectively, while absence of the term was coded with a 0.

Two multinomial logistic regression models were run, one for riot and one for revelry. Salinger's work is compelling throughout A significant and satisfying book." -- American Historical Review by Sharon V.

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This morning on the other side of the Atlantic, I woke up early in preparation for a seminar on William Otter, whose History of My Own Times closes the list of our readings in my Revolutionary America class.

Essentially, Otter was a brawling, violent, white man in the s, living variously in New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. Riot, Revelry and Rout traces the history of sport in Scotland from the time of James IV until the early Victorian era, focusing on the dozens of sports enjoyed by the common people.

It considers the first sports which were organised in a modern way: curling, bowling, Highland and Lowland Games, and the import from England - cricket. His books include Seneca Possessed: Indians, Witchcraft, and Power in the Early American Republic (University of Pennsylvania Press, ); Red, White, and Blue Letter Days: An American Calendar (Cornell University Press, ); Riot and Revelry in Early America (Pennsylvania State University Press, ) (co-editor); Encyclopedia of Holidays.

William Pencak is the author of The Films of Derek Jarman ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Riot and Revelry in Early America ( /5. Feasts and Riot starts with the conventional reading of an event that occurred in the northern coast of what is now Tarzania in and has been known ever since as the "Arab rebellion." He shows that categories like "Arab" are extremely misleading, and when he returns to the events of at the end of his book he is able to reinterpret them.

Home > Further Reading. Further Reading I. NEWS IN COLONIAL AMERICA Colonial Print Culture. Hugh Amory and David D. Hall, eds., The Colonial Book in the Atlantic World, vol. 1 of A History of the Book in America, ed. David D. Hall (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, ). Richard D. Brown, Knowledge Is Power: The Diffusion of Information in Early America, (New York.

France and her eastern allies, French-Czechoslovak-Polish relations from the Paris Peace Conference to Locarno.More editions of Riot and Revelry in Early America: Riot and Revelry in Early America: ISBN () Softcover, Penn State University Press,   Matthew Dennis is Professor of History at the University of Oregon.

He is the author of the prize-winning book Cultivating a Landscape of Peace: Iroquois-European Encounters in Seventeenth-Century America, also from Cornell, and coeditor of Riot and Revelry in Early America.