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Author Innes, Stephen.

Title Labor in a New Land : Economy and Society in Seventeenth-Century Springfield
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (219 pages)
Series Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton legacy library.
Summary Stephen Innes studies the relationship between work, land, and community in seventeenth-century Springfield, Massachusetts. Using analytical concepts drawn from anthropology--dependence, mediation, and clientage--he shows that the town was a highly commercialized, developmental community contrasting sharply with the communal, quietistic models that currently form our image of early New England. Originally published in 1983. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished b
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 1400855497