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Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton, The Dominion of War: Empire and Liberty in North America, 1500-2000 (New York: Viking, 2005), 54-103. Electronic version here
Brian Cowan, 'Geoffrey Holmes and the Public Sphere: August Historiography from Post-Namierite to Post-Habermasian', Parliamentary History 28 (2009).
Christopher L. Tomlins, Freedom Bound : Law, Labor, and Civic Identity in Colonizing English America, 1580-1865(New York, 2010), chapter eight.
William M. Offutt, “The Atlantic rules: the legalistic turn in colonial British America” in Elizabeth Mancke and Carole Shammas, The Creation of the British Atlantic World. Anglo-America in the Trans-Atlantic World(Baltimore, 2005), chapter seven.
Mark R. Valeri, Heavenly Merchandize: How Religion Shaped Commerce in Puritan America (Princeton, 2010), chapter four. Electronic version here