History & Geography

United States history, including southeastern history, western history, and the American Civil War; European history, African history, and world history.

The Transfer of Ideas: Historical Essays

The Transfer of Ideas: Historical Essays


179 pages, illustrations. 25 cm.

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Goodwin, Craufurd D. W. and I. B. Holley, Jr. THE TRANSFER OF IDEAS: HISTORICAL ESSAYS. Durham, N.C.: South Atlantic Quarterly, 1968. 179 pages, illustrations. 25 cm. First edition in book form. Reprinted from the South Atlantic Quarterly for Spring, 1968. Original cloth.

A near fine copy with author's presentation: "To Mary and Charles, with affection, Craufurd June, 1968" These are papers from a symposium held at Duke University during 1966.

Contents include:

The development of shell architecture in the United States, 1932-1962 : an examination of the transfer of a structural idea / Paul Clinton Echols

The transmission of English law to the frontier of America / W.B. Hamilton

The spread of the Protestant Reformation of the sixteenth century : a historical case study in the transfer of ideas / Hans J. Hillerbrand

German Socialist and Russian Soviets : the transfer of workers' councils from Russia to Germany in 1918 / John Raphael Staude

English economic thought in Spain, 1776-1848 / Robert S. Smith

Economic ideas in the development of Jamaica : colonial reception of social thought / Craufurd D.W. Goodwin

Toward a theory of the intercultural transfer of ideas / C.D.W. Goodwin and I.B. Holley, Jr.