Interpreting the founding : guide to the enduring debates over the origins and foundations of the American republic /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Gibson, Alan Ray, 1961-
Format: Book
Published: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2009
Edition:2nd ed., rev. and expanded
Series:American political thought
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Table of Contents:
  • The center will no longer hold
  • The progressive interpretation
  • The liberal tradition
  • The tunnel history of republicanism
  • The Scottish conversation
  • The multiple traditions approach
  • "From the bottom up" : feminine, forgotten, and forced founders
  • The American founding in geopolitical context : the "federal interpretation" or "unionist paradigm"
  • Epilogue: Contributions, confrontations, and future prospects