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For the people : American populist movements from the Revolution to the 1850s

Author: Ronald P Formisano
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2008.
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From the Anti-Federalists to the Know-Nothings, Formisano traces populist political movements in the U.S. chronologically from the Revolution to the Civil War, contextualizing them and demonstrating the progression of ideas and movements. Although American populist movements have typically been categorized as either progressive or reactionary, left-leaning or right-leaning, Formisano argues that most populist  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Formisano, Ronald P., 1939-
For the people.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007027976
(OCoLC)156891924
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald P Formisano
ISBN: 9780807886113 0807886114 9781469603810 1469603810
OCLC Number: 233573309
Notes: "A Caravan book"--Title page verso.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 315 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: populisms, progressive and reactionary --
The American Revolution and the anti-federalist legacy --
The taming of the American Revolution --
The rise of new social movements --
Anti-masonry: a new kind of populist movement --
Anti-masonry: progressive and reactionary --
Anti-masonry, the parties, and the changing public sphere --
Two "Wars" of the 1840s --
Epilogue and prologue: the Know-Nothings.
Responsibility: Ronald P. Formisano.

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Offers an interpretation of populist political movements from the Revolution to the eve of the Civil War and roots them in the disconnect between the theory of rule by the people and the reality of  Read more...

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"Formisano's theme is crucial in American history."--"Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography"

 
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