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The Great Awakening

Grades 9 through 12
Books, Articles and Teachers Guides

A Perfect Babel of Confusion: Dutch Religion and English Culture in the Middle Colonies
Balmer, Randall H. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989

"The Middle Colonies as the Birthplace of American Religious Pluralism"
Bonomi, Patricia U.National Humanities Center (online publication).
http://www.nhc.rtp.nc.us/tserve/eighteen/ekeyinfo/midcol.htm

Audio and Video

Royal Rule and Religious Revival
A 30-minute television documentary about New Jersey in the early eighteenth century. A co-production of New Jersey Network and the New Jersey Historical Commission, 1993>

The Great Awakening (Online Video Clip)
www.nj-history.org
Select: "Enter"
Select: "American Revolution"
Select: "Antecedents"
Select: "Videos-Great Awakening"

Online Lectures

David Steven Cohen, "Troublesome Times a'Coming"
www.nj-history.org
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Select: "American Revolution"
Select: "Antecedents"
Select: "Online Lectures-David Cohen"
Select: "The Great Awakening"

Internet Sites

New Jersey History Partnership Project
www.nj-history.org
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Select: "Antecedents"
Select: "The Great Awakening"