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Title Beyond the founders : new approaches to the political history of the early American republic / edited by Jeffrey L. Pasley, Andrew W. Robertson, and David Waldstreicher.
Publication Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2004]
Copyright date ©2004
Description 435 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Call # 973.4 B
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Beyond the founders / David Waldstreicher [and others] -- PART I. DEMOCRACY AND OTHER PRACTICES -- The cheese and the words: popular political culture and participatory democracy in the early American republic / Jeffrey L. Pasley -- Voting rites and voting acts: electioneering ritual, 1790-1820 / Andrew W. Robertson -- Why Thomas Jefferson and African Americans wore their politics on their sleeves: dress and mobilization between American Revolutions / David Waldsreicher -- PART II. GENDER, RACE, AND OTHER IDENTITIES -- Women and party conflict in the early republic / Rosemarie Zagarri -- The "Little emperor": Aaron Burr, dandyism, and the sexual politics of treason / Nancy Isenberg -- Young federalists, masculinity, and partisanship during the War of 1812 / Albrecht Koschnik -- Protest in black and white: the formation and transformation of an African American political community during the early republic / Richard Newman -- PART III. NORMS AND FORMS -- Consent, civil society, and the public sphere in the age of revolution and the early American republic / John L. Brooke -- Beyond the myth of consensus: the struggle to define the right to bear arms in the early republic / Sam Cornell -- The federalists' transatlantic cultural offensive of 1798 and the moderation of American democratic discourse / Seth Cotlar -- PART IV. INTERESTS, SPACES, AND OTHER STRUCTURES -- Continental politics: liberalism, nationalism, and the appeal of Texas in the 1820s / Andrew R.L. Cayton -- Private enterprise, public good?: communications deregulation as a national political issue, 1839-1851 / Richard R. John -- Popular movements and party rule: the New York anti-rent wars and the Jacksonian political order / Reeve Huston -- Commentary: Deja vu all over again: is there a new new political history? / William G. Shade.
Summary In pursuit of a more sophisticated and inclusive American history, the contributors to 'Beyond the Founders' propose new directions for the study of the political history of the republic before 1830.
Subject United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865 -- Historiography.
Political culture -- United States -- Historiography.
Democracy -- United States -- Historiography.
Democracy -- Historiography. (OCoLC)fst00890085
Political culture -- Historiography. (OCoLC)fst01069268
Politics and government -- Historiography. (OCoLC)fst01919764
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Geschichte 1783-1865.
1783 - 1865
Addl. Author Pasley, Jeffrey L., 1964-
Robertson, Andrew W. (Andrew Whitmore), 1951-
Waldstreicher, David.
Related To Online version: Beyond the founders. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004 (OCoLC)645934878
ISBN 0807828890 (alk. paper)
9780807828892 (alk. paper)
0807855588 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780807855584 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard # 9780807828892
9780807855584

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