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The Resource A government out of sight : the mystery of national authority in nineteenth-century America, Brian Balogh

A government out of sight : the mystery of national authority in nineteenth-century America, Brian Balogh

Label
A government out of sight : the mystery of national authority in nineteenth-century America
Title
A government out of sight
Title remainder
the mystery of national authority in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Brian Balogh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Balogh, Brian
Dewey number
320.97309/034
Index
index present
LC call number
JK216
LC item number
.B33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Conservatism
  • Liberalism
  • Progressivism (United States politics)
  • Free enterprise
Label
A government out of sight : the mystery of national authority in nineteenth-century America, Brian Balogh
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy1001/2008054803.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Why look back? -- How Americans lost sight of the state : adapting republican virtue to liberal self-interest -- Between revolutions : the promise of the developmental vision -- "To strengthen and perpetuate that union" : republican political economy -- Outside the boundaries : "powers and energies in the extreme parts" -- The uncontested state : letters, law, localities -- Restoring "spontaneous action and self-regulation" : civil war and civil society -- Judicial exceptions to Gilded Age laissez-faire -- "A special form of associative action" : new liberalism and the national integration of public and private -- Conclusion: Sighting the twentieth-century state
Control code
ocn298467808
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 414 p.
Isbn
9780521527866
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008054803
Label
A government out of sight : the mystery of national authority in nineteenth-century America, Brian Balogh
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy1001/2008054803.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Why look back? -- How Americans lost sight of the state : adapting republican virtue to liberal self-interest -- Between revolutions : the promise of the developmental vision -- "To strengthen and perpetuate that union" : republican political economy -- Outside the boundaries : "powers and energies in the extreme parts" -- The uncontested state : letters, law, localities -- Restoring "spontaneous action and self-regulation" : civil war and civil society -- Judicial exceptions to Gilded Age laissez-faire -- "A special form of associative action" : new liberalism and the national integration of public and private -- Conclusion: Sighting the twentieth-century state
Control code
ocn298467808
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 414 p.
Isbn
9780521527866
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008054803

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