northeastern United States

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the northeastern region of the United States

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8 ROBERT WILSON, I LA GALIGO (2004) Watching this epic Indonesian-myth-based production, I saw my two divergent worlds together for the first time: the hard, well-lit, rational world of intellect and conceptual analysis that had formed me in the cold, gray metropolis of the American Northeast rapt in an elaborate mating dance with something else close to my core, yet so very different.
A written assignment using digital resources might include a purpose statement such as "this exercise will familiarize you with searching an online newspaper archive in order to prepare you for your term paper research; it will also help you develop a stronger awareness of the widespread nature of revival movements in the American northeast in the mid-19th century.
In contrast, the Europeans who settled the American Northeast predominantly came from places such as Germany and Holland where intensive agricultural farming was the traditional way of life - a way of life that didn't require people to be so obsessed with honor.
A part of the capitalist world economy, the American Mountain South produced raw materials and agricultural products for shipment to the American northeast and export abroad.
When the agricultural sector in Quebec and the American northeast could no longer support them, they migrated to the Midwest where fertile farmland could be found.
Researchers into traditions in the American northeast, for example, must comb through the pages of seventeenth-century reports of European explorations into North America for scanty references to singing, dancing, and drumming.
Abelson's book on the construction of middle-class theft as kleptomania, When Ladies Go A-Thieving; a contribution from Andrew Heinze's work on Jewish immigrants and American commercial culture, Adapting to Abundan ce; and an article by Lizabeth Cohen on post-WWII shopping centres in the American northeast.
The work, ``Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique,'' is a patent absurdity, in that the native people resemble Indians of the American Northeast and are clad in togas, the volcano in the distance bears a suspicious resemblance to Italy's Mount Vesuvius, and the bunches of bananas on the trees are growing upside down.
Their behavior makes sense in the context of the overwhelmingly Protestant culture of the nineteenth-century American Northeast in which "the ideas, the convictions, the customs, the institutions of society were so shot through with Christian presuppositions.
Sandy Ives, recently retired from the University of Maine, is a prominent folksong scholar of the American Northeast.
What makes the shutdowns even more critical is that the bulk of them are concentrated in the North American Northeast - where the majority of the older plants are - and the Midwest, particularly near Chicago.
In Burk's view, baseball grew into something very different from its New England congregational roots and, in its nascent stages, the voluntary associationalism that gave the American northeast its distinct character.
This in itself is a great tribute to Thomas Cochran's fine volume, in which he advances a sweeping, provocative interpretation of the origins and character of early industrial development in the American Northeast.
While standing firmly by the wisdom of this plan, he nevertheless takes a moment out of his speech to apologize to the American Northeast which has been obliterated by retaliatory bombing from a country newly occupied by U.
This exhibition had been curated by June Bedford, an avid English collector of Northeastern souvenir beadwork and other articles made for the burgeoning mid-nineteenth century tourist trade in the North American Northeast region.
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