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Affairs of Honor: National Politics in the New Republic

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Offering a reassessment of the tumultuous culture of politics on the national stage during America's early years, when Jefferson, Burr, and Hamilton were among the national leaders, Freeman shows how the rituals and rhetoric of honor provides ground rules for political combat. Illustrations.

Synopsis:

A reassessment of the tumultuous culture of politics on the national stage during America's earliest years, when national leaders struggled to define themselves and their role in the new nation. The author shows how the rituals and rhetoric of honour provided ground rules for political combat.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780300097559
Author:
Freeman, Joanne B.
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Author:
Freeman, Joanne B.
Location:
New Haven, Conn.
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
United States - Revolutionary War
Subject:
Elite (Social sciences)
Subject:
Political culture
Subject:
Politics and culture
Subject:
Honor
Subject:
Elite
Subject:
General History
Subject:
anthropology;cultural anthropology
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 804
Publication Date:
20020831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
38 b/w illus.
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in 0.65 lb

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"Synopsis" by , A reassessment of the tumultuous culture of politics on the national stage during America's earliest years, when national leaders struggled to define themselves and their role in the new nation. The author shows how the rituals and rhetoric of honour provided ground rules for political combat.
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index.
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