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The Resource To enlarge the machinery of government : congressional debates and the growth of the American state, 1858-1891, Williamjames Hull Hoffer

To enlarge the machinery of government : congressional debates and the growth of the American state, 1858-1891, Williamjames Hull Hoffer

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To enlarge the machinery of government : congressional debates and the growth of the American state, 1858-1891
Title
To enlarge the machinery of government
Title remainder
congressional debates and the growth of the American state, 1858-1891
Statement of responsibility
Williamjames Hull Hoffer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Hoffer, Williamjames
Dewey number
320.97309/034
Index
index present
LC call number
JK246
LC item number
.H84 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Reconfiguring American political history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Federal government
  • Debates and debating
Label
To enlarge the machinery of government : congressional debates and the growth of the American state, 1858-1891, Williamjames Hull Hoffer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-248) and index
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volume
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "badly in detail but well on the whole": the second state -- Prologue : "the great, noisy, reedy, jarring assembly" : the Capitol, lawyers, and public space -- A "government of states" : sponsorship and the first debate on land grant colleges, 1858-1861 -- "The object of a democratic government" : sponsorship and supervision of agriculture and land grant colleges, 1861-1863 -- "A government of law" : sponsoring and supervising the freedmen, abandoned lands, and refugees, 1863-1865 -- The "twin pillars" of the state : the supervision and standardization of education and law enforcement, 1865-1876 -- "To change the nature of the government" : standardizing schooling and the civil service, 1876-1883 -- "What constitutes a state" : supervising labor and commerce, 1883-1886 -- "A system entirely satisfactory to the country" : standardizing labor and the courts, 1886-1891 -- Conclusion : "to answer our purposes, it must be adapted"
Control code
76167517
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 258 pages
Isbn
9788018865545
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006037746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76167517
Label
To enlarge the machinery of government : congressional debates and the growth of the American state, 1858-1891, Williamjames Hull Hoffer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "badly in detail but well on the whole": the second state -- Prologue : "the great, noisy, reedy, jarring assembly" : the Capitol, lawyers, and public space -- A "government of states" : sponsorship and the first debate on land grant colleges, 1858-1861 -- "The object of a democratic government" : sponsorship and supervision of agriculture and land grant colleges, 1861-1863 -- "A government of law" : sponsoring and supervising the freedmen, abandoned lands, and refugees, 1863-1865 -- The "twin pillars" of the state : the supervision and standardization of education and law enforcement, 1865-1876 -- "To change the nature of the government" : standardizing schooling and the civil service, 1876-1883 -- "What constitutes a state" : supervising labor and commerce, 1883-1886 -- "A system entirely satisfactory to the country" : standardizing labor and the courts, 1886-1891 -- Conclusion : "to answer our purposes, it must be adapted"
Control code
76167517
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 258 pages
Isbn
9788018865545
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006037746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76167517

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