Toward a New Society: American Thought and Culture, 1800-1830

Toward a New Society: American Thought and Culture, 1800-1830

by Jean V. Matthews
     
 

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Thoughtful, erudite essays examine the often opposing trends that comprised the economic, political, cultural, and social development of our young nation during this vital 30-year period that climaxed with Jacksonian liberalism and its espousal of the ``natural man.'' Matthews (history, Univ. of Western Ontario) thoroughly documents her presentations with a notes and references section as well as a bibliographic essay. Academic and large libraries serving local colleges will welcome this coverage of an often-neglected period in American intellectual history. (Index not seen.)-- Alice Cronin, Ocean Cty. Lib. System, N.J.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805790573
Publisher:
Macmillan Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/13/1991
Series:
Twayne's American Thought and Culture Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

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