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The Resource Politics of individualism : parties and the American character in the Jacksonian era, Lawrence Frederick Kohl

Politics of individualism : parties and the American character in the Jacksonian era, Lawrence Frederick Kohl

Label
Politics of individualism : parties and the American character in the Jacksonian era
Title
Politics of individualism
Title remainder
parties and the American character in the Jacksonian era
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Frederick Kohl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book Lawrence Frederick Kohl looks at the political manifestations of the staggering social changes that transformed America in the fifty years following the Revolution. He draws on the political rhetoric found in speeches, newspapers, periodicals, and pamphlets to place the Democrats and the Whigs in a solid social and psychological context, bringing us new insight into the politics and people of Jacksonian America
Member of
Cataloging source
CAI
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Kohl, Lawrence Frederick
Dewey number
973.56
Index
index present
LC call number
JK2260
LC item number
.K65 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political parties
  • Political oratory
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • Political oratory
  • Political parties
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Label
Politics of individualism : parties and the American character in the Jacksonian era, Lawrence Frederick Kohl
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-258) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Politics, society, and the individual in the Jacksonian era -- The emergence of individualism -- The politics of individualism -- The Jacksonian world -- Victims and victimizers -- The fettered and the free -- Outsiders and insiders -- The need for reassurance -- The search for understanding -- The roots of policy -- The Whig world -- The sense of confidence -- The problem of self-control -- Individualism and interdependence -- The need for reassurance -- The search for understanding -- The roots of policy -- Private and public : the individual and society -- Private and public -- The efficacy of public action -- The purity of public action -- Unity and union -- Public order : the individual and the rule of law -- Coercion vs. voluntarism -- Personal will and the rule of law -- Higher law and the rule of law -- The Constitution -- Economic inequality : the individual and the social hierarchy -- The creation of wealth -- The distribution of wealth -- The consequences of economic inequality -- The appeal of economic argument
Control code
276803032
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198022053
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276803032
Label
Politics of individualism : parties and the American character in the Jacksonian era, Lawrence Frederick Kohl
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-258) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Politics, society, and the individual in the Jacksonian era -- The emergence of individualism -- The politics of individualism -- The Jacksonian world -- Victims and victimizers -- The fettered and the free -- Outsiders and insiders -- The need for reassurance -- The search for understanding -- The roots of policy -- The Whig world -- The sense of confidence -- The problem of self-control -- Individualism and interdependence -- The need for reassurance -- The search for understanding -- The roots of policy -- Private and public : the individual and society -- Private and public -- The efficacy of public action -- The purity of public action -- Unity and union -- Public order : the individual and the rule of law -- Coercion vs. voluntarism -- Personal will and the rule of law -- Higher law and the rule of law -- The Constitution -- Economic inequality : the individual and the social hierarchy -- The creation of wealth -- The distribution of wealth -- The consequences of economic inequality -- The appeal of economic argument
Control code
276803032
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198022053
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276803032

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