The Independent Reflector Or, Weekly Essays on Sundry Important Subjects More Particularly Adapted to the Province of New York

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Harvard University Press, 1963
 

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Contents

Introduction by Milton M Klein
1
Note on the Text
51
shewn to be injurious to the Province
61
The Abuses of the Road and CityWatch
69
The different Effects of an absolute and
76
On the Importation of Mendicant Foreigners
82
A Vindication of the Moravians against
89
A Proposal of some farther Regulations
96
tered and taken pernicious to Society
263
Primitive Christianity short and intelligible
270
Of Elections and ElectionJobbers
278
A Discant on the Origin Nature Use
285
of the Veneration and Contempt of
292
Of Abuses in the Practice of the Law
299
The Absurdity of the civil Magistrates inter
306
Of Passive Obedience and NonResistance
319

A brief Consideration of NewYork with
103
Public Virtue to be distinguished by public
111
The Use and Importance of the Practice
135
Of PartyDivisions
143
Remarks on the Water Lots continued
151
The Controversy between the Independent
157
Of the Transportation of Felons
164
Remarks on Our Intended College
171
A Continuation of the same Subject
178
The same Subject continued
184
Remarks on the College continued
199
The same Subject continued and concluded
207
Of Patriotism
215
Reasons for the farther regulating of Beef
221
Remarks on our Bills of Credit and Copper
235
A Prayer
242
On the Delays in Chancery
250
Further Reflections on the Doctrines of Pas
328
A Defence of Ridicule
345
The Importance of the Office of a Justice
352
The Vanity of Birth and Titles with
359
The Arguments in support of an ecclesiasti
367
Of Creeds and Systems together with
387
Of Credulity
398
Of the Waste of Life
404
Soul and whether it can exist without think
412
The Advantages of Education with
419
On the College and the Clergy
427
The Consideration of the natural Advan
433
Planned Additional Numbers of the
441
The Problem of Authorship
446
INDEX
453
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