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Puritanism, Colonialism, or Romanticism

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Believed in predestination
Puritanism
Emphasized science and logic
Colonialism
Humans can arrive at truth through reason, not intuition
Colonialism
Main function was to glorify God
Puritanism
Stressed humanity's inherit goodness
Romanticism
Believed that man is, by nature, a sinner
Puritanism
Concentration on social, political, and scientific improvements
Colonialism
The age of pamphlets
Colonialism
The age of sermons
Puritanism
Imagination takes precedence over reason
Romanticism
Supernatural events are likely to occur
Romanticism
Writers turn their attention towards nature
Romanticism
This movement included Transcendentalist literature
Romanticism
Each individual has the power to improve themselves everyday
Romanticism
Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau were responsible for Transcendentalism during this movement
Romanticism