Professor John Hall
Journal of Economic Literature Classification Codes
N41, N44, N71
American Separatism, Bourgeoisie, Coffee, Coffee Houses, Colonial America, Public Sphere, Revolution
Coffee has a long history as a motivating force in society, as can be seen through its history in different parts of the world. The introduction of coffee houses to western culture would promote the emergence of a public sphere, and would come to influence revolutionary behavior in both Western Europe and the North American colonies.
Bradner, Ross. "Coffee and the American Independence Movement, Working Paper No. 22", Portland State University Economics Working Papers. 22. (15 December 2018) i + 17 pages.