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The Resource Hamilton, Adams, Jefferson : the politics of enlightenment and the American founding, Darren Staloff

Hamilton, Adams, Jefferson : the politics of enlightenment and the American founding, Darren Staloff

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Hamilton, Adams, Jefferson : the politics of enlightenment and the American founding
Title
Hamilton, Adams, Jefferson
Title remainder
the politics of enlightenment and the American founding
Statement of responsibility
Darren Staloff
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author compares the intellectual understanding of the Enlightenment of Alexander Hamilton, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson, and shows how the personal experiences and regional cultural traditions of each man shaped his interpretation of that movement and how those ideals played into the birth of the new nation
Summary
Focuses on the contributions of Alexander Hamilton, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson to the formation of American democracy, explaining how their devotion to Enlightenment principles was transformed by the battle for independence
Biography type
contains biographical information
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177964
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.4
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.6.H2
LC item number
S78 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the politics of enlightenment and the American founding
Label
Hamilton, Adams, Jefferson : the politics of enlightenment and the American founding, Darren Staloff
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-401) and index
Contents
  • The Hamiltonian vision: the enlightenment fulfilled
  • The practice of Hamiltonianism
  • "Mine is an odd destiny"--the legacy of Alexander Hamilton
  • 2:
  • John Adams: the enlightenment transcended
  • An American curmudgeon
  • The turning
  • The Adamsian vision: the enlightenment transcended
  • The Adamsian practice
  • "Monuments will never be erected to me" - the legacy of John Adams
  • The background of the enlightenment
  • 3:
  • Thomas Jefferson: romantic America
  • The statesman as artist
  • The turning
  • The Jeffersonian vision: romantic America
  • The practice of Jeffersonianism
  • "Take care of me when dead" - the legacy of Thomas Jefferson
  • The features of the enlightenment
  • The forms of the enlightenment
  • The politics of enlightenment
  • 1:
  • Alexander Hamilton: the enlightenment fulfilled
  • The enigma of Hamilton
  • The turning
Control code
2481509
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
419 p.
Isbn
9780809077847
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005040433
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm58431846
  • (OCoLC)58431846
Label
Hamilton, Adams, Jefferson : the politics of enlightenment and the American founding, Darren Staloff
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-401) and index
Contents
  • The Hamiltonian vision: the enlightenment fulfilled
  • The practice of Hamiltonianism
  • "Mine is an odd destiny"--the legacy of Alexander Hamilton
  • 2:
  • John Adams: the enlightenment transcended
  • An American curmudgeon
  • The turning
  • The Adamsian vision: the enlightenment transcended
  • The Adamsian practice
  • "Monuments will never be erected to me" - the legacy of John Adams
  • The background of the enlightenment
  • 3:
  • Thomas Jefferson: romantic America
  • The statesman as artist
  • The turning
  • The Jeffersonian vision: romantic America
  • The practice of Jeffersonianism
  • "Take care of me when dead" - the legacy of Thomas Jefferson
  • The features of the enlightenment
  • The forms of the enlightenment
  • The politics of enlightenment
  • 1:
  • Alexander Hamilton: the enlightenment fulfilled
  • The enigma of Hamilton
  • The turning
Control code
2481509
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
419 p.
Isbn
9780809077847
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005040433
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm58431846
  • (OCoLC)58431846

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