Thomas Paine- Deism
science not bible
believe in a supreme being who created universe and gave humans morals
goodness of human nature
free will.. salvation through good works
^^^^Christians do not take kindly and want to "Take back their faith"
Liberalism-1800- spawns The Second Great Awakening -1800.
widens lines between classes and regions.
women play big part
Peter Cartwright- a preacher-converts thousands to Christianity.
Charles Grandison Finney- one of the greatest revivalist preachers. The east isn't touched by these new church denominations
slavery tears people apart
Joseph Smith forms the Church of JC of Latter-day Saints(Mormons) in 1830. leads them to illinois gets killed 1844
Brigham Young bring to utah.
Public education 1825-1850
wants better system
First State-supported uni::::: south-1795
"Uni of Virginia"- founded by: Thomas Jefferson
Womens schools- Emma Willard-1820
1828- American Peace Society- William Ladd
A new problem with drinking
----> The American Temperance Society-1826
persuades people to stop drinking
Maine Law of 1851
No liquor in maine!
Liquor is banned 1918
early 1800's women revolt!
cant retain property once married
market economy separates women and men
Feminists meet at Seneca falls 1848
work on Dec. of Indep. that includes women.
society to seek human betterment
all utopias fail
Practical, not science
laughing gas, anesthetics
1820-1850- Greek Revival architecture
Dixie- Battle hymn-1859
receives international recog. as writer
James Finimore Cooper
First novelist to gain world fame
reject knowledge through senses
it really comes from:
Ralph Waldo Emerson
urges people to...
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