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The Ferment of Reform (American History Series)

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Table of Contents

One. The Idea of Reform 1

Yea Sayers 1

Nay Sayers and Skeptics 9

The Sectional Problem 21

Everyman a Reformer—And a Conservative? 28

Two. Some Varieties of Reform Experience 32

New Directions After 1830 32

Prayer and Persuasion 47

Coercion 58

Three. The Consequences of Reform 65

The Roots of Failure 65

Successes and Satisfactions 74

Looking Backward 89

Bibliographical Essay 92

Index 99

Product Details

ISBN:
9780882957388
Author:
Griffin, Clifford S
Publisher:
Harlan Davidson
Editor:
Griffin, C. S.
Editor:
Franklin, John Hope
Author:
Griffin, C. S.
Author:
Griffin, Clifford Stephen
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
US History-19th Century
Subject:
19th-century America
Subject:
p
Subject:
American History Series, pre-Civil War US, US pre-Civil War, US reform, antebellum, democracy
Copyright:
Series:
American History Series
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19670115
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
104
Dimensions:
8.12x5.50x.28 in. .67 lbs.

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