Ideology and Nationalism on the Eve of the American Revolution: Revisions Once More in Need of Revising

@article{Breen1997IdeologyAN,
  title={Ideology and Nationalism on the Eve of the American Revolution: Revisions Once More in Need of Revising},
  author={T. Breen},
  journal={The Journal of American History},
  year={1997},
  volume={84},
  pages={13-39}
}
  • T. Breen
  • Published 1997
  • History
  • The Journal of American History
Inspiration for this essay came from an influential article that Edmund S. Morgan published more than forty years ago. "The American Revolution: Revisions in Need of Revising" might best be classified as a "think piece," reflections on the current state of eighteenth-century Anglo-American historiography.1 Morgan's observations like those advanced here -were meant to have a speculative quality, the goal being to provoke constructive debate about major interpretive issues. In that spirit he… Expand
88 Citations