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Democracies in America

Keywords for the 19th Century and Today

Edited by Gregory Laski and D. Berton Emerson

  • Features twenty-five essays written by a diverse group of leading intellectuals in history, literature, religious studies, political philosophy, rhetoric, and other disciplines
  • Tackles terms both commonplace (citizenship and representation) and paradigm-stretching (disgust and sham)
  • Focuses on a formative historical era in US democracy, covering the vitality of the revolutionary epoch, the contentious lead-up to the Civil War, the triumphs and failures of Reconstruction, and the early reforms of the Progressive Era
  • Organizes the keywords around a series of fundamental democratic dilemmas and questions that endure across history
  • Provides extensive bibliographic resources to support further study and additional research
  • Written in an accessible style that is suitable for classroom teaching and community reading groups

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320 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780192871879


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$35.00

Paperback

This item is not yet published. It is available for pre-orders and will ship on 17 January 2023.

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320 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780192871879


Also Available As:

Ebook


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Democracies in America

Keywords for the 19th Century and Today

Edited by Gregory Laski and D. Berton Emerson

  • Features twenty-five essays written by a diverse group of leading intellectuals in history, literature, religious studies, political philosophy, rhetoric, and other disciplines
  • Tackles terms both commonplace (citizenship and representation) and paradigm-stretching (disgust and sham)
  • Focuses on a formative historical era in US democracy, covering the vitality of the revolutionary epoch, the contentious lead-up to the Civil War, the triumphs and failures of Reconstruction, and the early reforms of the Progressive Era
  • Organizes the keywords around a series of fundamental democratic dilemmas and questions that endure across history
  • Provides extensive bibliographic resources to support further study and additional research
  • Written in an accessible style that is suitable for classroom teaching and community reading groups

$35.00

Paperback

This item is not yet published. It is available for pre-orders and will ship on 17 January 2023.

Notify Me When In Stock

320 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780192871879


Also Available As:

Ebook


Bookseller Code (06)