skip to content
That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing

Author: Michael Austin
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Essential reading for anyone seeking the accurate historical background to many of the hot-button political debates of today. A true historical picture of men who often disagreed with one another on such crucial issues as federal power, judicial review, and the separation of church and state.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Austin
ISBN: 9781616146702 1616146702
OCLC Number: 793581728
Description: 253 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: How I learned to stop worrying about Glenn Beck and write this book --
Founderstein : how to turn six dead white guys into one political monster --
The fallacy of "original intent" --
The founders on religion and liberty --
States' rights/states' wrongs : how the right hijacked federalism --
The Jeffersonian myth and the Hamiltonian bogeyman --
Grover Norquest and the tax pledge versus Alexander Hamilton and good government --
Courting disaster : the dumb right-wing attack on the federal judiciary --
Why America, the constitution, and god will (probably) survive.
Responsibility: by Michael Austin.

Abstract:

Essential reading for anyone seeking the accurate historical background to many of the hot-button political debates of today. A true historical picture of men who often disagreed with one another on such crucial issues as federal power, judicial review, and the separation of church and state.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/793581728>
library:oclcnum"793581728"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2012"
schema:description"How I learned to stop worrying about Glenn Beck and write this book -- Founderstein : how to turn six dead white guys into one political monster -- The fallacy of "original intent" -- The founders on religion and liberty -- States' rights/states' wrongs : how the right hijacked federalism -- The Jeffersonian myth and the Hamiltonian bogeyman -- Grover Norquest and the tax pledge versus Alexander Hamilton and good government -- Courting disaster : the dumb right-wing attack on the federal judiciary -- Why America, the constitution, and god will (probably) survive."@en
schema:description"Essential reading for anyone seeking the accurate historical background to many of the hot-button political debates of today. A true historical picture of men who often disagreed with one another on such crucial issues as federal power, judicial review, and the separation of church and state."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1108316729>
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.