Interpretive Lenses, Salem Lenses Review

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early 18th c., heavily Protestant, sparked pre-Revolutionary dissent
book by Finke and Stark on religious competition
1st lense, religion (4 waves)
late 20th c., predicted communal, Judeo-Christian communism (wrong)
Salem interp: predestination was stressful and Indian attacks scarred the psyche
5th lense, religion (coexisting dichotomy)
Salem interp: Salem Possessed (nissenbaum and boyer), village-town friction
3rd lense, religion (oldest, most discredited)
Salem interp: witchcraft possible and sinners justly eliminated to remove judgment from community
2nd lense, religion (competition and strictness)
Salem interp: conspiracy by religious leaders
Salem interp: Ergotism, disease/mental disorders
4th lense, religion (deconstructs Puritan lens)
early 19th c., sparked Jacksonians, includes temperance and abolition movements
Salem interp: most accused were women, were gaining in society/needed to be marginalized
late 19th c., amid industrialization, sparked progressivism

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