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Benjamin Franklin and the politics of improvement

Auteur : Alan Craig Houston
Éditeur : New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2008.
Collection : Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Biography : EnglishVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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This fascinating book explores Benjamin Franklin's social and political thought. Although Franklin is often considered "the first American," his intellectual world was cosmopolitan. An active participant in eighteenth-century Atlantic debates over the modern commercial republic, Franklin combined abstract analyses with practical proposals. Houston treats Franklin as shrewd, creative and engaged- a lively thinker who  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Biography
Personne nommée : Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Type d’ouvrage : Biography, Ressource Internet
Format : Book, Internet Resource
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Alan Craig Houston
ISBN : 9780300124477 0300124473
Numéro OCLC : 213479993
Description : xi, 321 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contenu : TABLE OF CONTENTS --
Map of Philadelphia, 1752 / Nicholas Scull and George Heap --
Map of British North America, 1750 --
Map of the British Atlantic World, 1763 --
Commerce --
Association --
Population --
Union --
Slavery.
Titre de collection : Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
Responsabilité : Alan Houston.
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Explores Benjamin Franklin's social and political thought. This book examines such themes as trade and commerce, voluntary associations and civic militias, population growth and immigration policy,  Lire la suite...

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"Houston's placement of Franklin in the milieu of the social and political theorists with whom he circulated is unmatched."-Carla Mulford, Pennsylvania State University -- Carla Mulford "An Lire la suite...

 
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