The Democratic Experiment New Directions in American Political History
by
 
Zelizer, Julian E.

Title
The Democratic Experiment New Directions in American Political History

Author
Zelizer, Julian E.

ISBN
9781400825820

Publication Information
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2003. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 421 p. )

Series
Book collections on Project MUSE.

Contents
Democratic experiment: new directions in American political history / Explaining the unexplainable: the cultural context of the sedition act / Affairs of office: the executive departments, the election of 1828, and the making of the democratic party / Legal transformation of citizenship in nineteenth-century America / Bringing the constitution back in: amendment, innovation, and popular democracy during the Civil War era / Democracy in the age of capital: contesting suffrage rights in gilded age New York / Domesticity versus manhood rights: republicans, democrats, and "family values" politics, 1856-1896 / Case for courts: law and political development in progressive era / "Mirrors of desires": interest groups, elections, and the targeted style in twentieth-century America / Pocketbook politics: democracy and the market in twentieth-century America / Uneasy relationship: democracy, taxation, and state building since the New Deal / All politics is local: the persistence of localism in twentieth-century America / Suburban strategies: the volatile center in postwar American politics / From Hartz to Tocqueville: shifting the focus from liberalism to democracy in America / Possibilities of analytical political history

Subject Term
Federal government -- United States -- History.
 
Democracy -- United States -- History.
 
Political culture -- United States -- History.

Geographic Term
United States -- Politics and government.
 
United States -- Politics and government -- Historiography.

Genre
Electronic books.

Added Author
Zelizer, Julian E.
 
Novak, William J., 1961-
 
Jacobs, Meg, 1969-

Added Corporate Author
Project Muse.

Electronic Access
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