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

The Democratic Experiment New Directions in American Political History

Zelizer, Julian E.


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

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

Book collections on Project MUSE.

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.

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

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Project Muse.

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