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The Resource The Constitutional polity : essays on the founding principles of American politics, edited by Sidney A. Pearson, Jr

The Constitutional polity : essays on the founding principles of American politics, edited by Sidney A. Pearson, Jr

Label
The Constitutional polity : essays on the founding principles of American politics
Title
The Constitutional polity
Title remainder
essays on the founding principles of American politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sidney A. Pearson, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
320/.01/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
JA84.U5
LC item number
C66 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Constitutional polity : essays on the founding principles of American politics, edited by Sidney A. Pearson, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction, the revival of interest in the founders -- The Federalist: governmental power and individual rights -- Alexander Hamilton on the spirit and form of a responsible republican form of government -- Jefferson's rational religion -- "Democracy in America" and Tocqueville's new science: civic virtue in a commercial republic -- "The Degradation of the democratic dogma:" Henry Adams and the death of the democratic ideal -- Robert Dahl: the theory of polyarchial democracy -- A Responsible electorate: implications for representative interactions in a democratic republic -- John Taylor's "An Inquiry into the principles and policy of the government of the United States -- Legal science revisited and reinterpreted: Roscoe Pound's "The Spirit of the common law" -- interpreting the constitution for a new era: Woodrow Wilson's "Constitutional government in the United States -- William Edward Burghardt Dubois, 1868-1963 -- Joseph Story's "Commentaries: Statemanship and the Constitution" -- William Howard Taft, "the progressives, " and the interpretation of the modern presidency -- Reinhold Niebuhr and the "Irony of American history" -- John Courtney Murray: Catholic reflections on the American proposition
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 346 p.
Isbn
9780819127457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82015953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG83-B20486
  • (OCoLC)ocn135176152
Label
The Constitutional polity : essays on the founding principles of American politics, edited by Sidney A. Pearson, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction, the revival of interest in the founders -- The Federalist: governmental power and individual rights -- Alexander Hamilton on the spirit and form of a responsible republican form of government -- Jefferson's rational religion -- "Democracy in America" and Tocqueville's new science: civic virtue in a commercial republic -- "The Degradation of the democratic dogma:" Henry Adams and the death of the democratic ideal -- Robert Dahl: the theory of polyarchial democracy -- A Responsible electorate: implications for representative interactions in a democratic republic -- John Taylor's "An Inquiry into the principles and policy of the government of the United States -- Legal science revisited and reinterpreted: Roscoe Pound's "The Spirit of the common law" -- interpreting the constitution for a new era: Woodrow Wilson's "Constitutional government in the United States -- William Edward Burghardt Dubois, 1868-1963 -- Joseph Story's "Commentaries: Statemanship and the Constitution" -- William Howard Taft, "the progressives, " and the interpretation of the modern presidency -- Reinhold Niebuhr and the "Irony of American history" -- John Courtney Murray: Catholic reflections on the American proposition
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 346 p.
Isbn
9780819127457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82015953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG83-B20486
  • (OCoLC)ocn135176152

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