Martin van Buren and the American Political System

Martin van Buren and the American Political System

Author: Donald B. Cole

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9781400853618

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 494

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These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions.

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Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren

Author: Ted Widmer

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781466832718

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 208

View: 762

The first president born after America's independence ushers in a new era of no-holds-barred democracy The first "professional politician" to become president, the slick and dandyish Martin Van Buren was to all appearances the opposite of ...

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Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren

Author: John Niven

Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press

ISBN: STANFORD:36105002490287

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 715

View: 636

A biography of the eighth president of the United States examines Van Buren's distinguished political career in terms of the era in which he lived and worked

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American Political History

American Political History

Author: Donald T. Critchlow

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199340057

Category: History

Page: 150

View: 177

The book explores the nature of the two-party system, key turning points in American political history and explains representative presidential and congressional elections.

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Era of Experimentation

Era of Experimentation

Author: Daniel Peart

Publisher: University of Virginia Press

ISBN: 9780813935614

Category: History

Page: 256

View: 512

In Era of Experimentation, Daniel Peart challenges the pervasive assumption that the present-day political system, organized around two competing parties, represents the logical fulfillment of participatory democracy.

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Presidential Selection

Presidential Selection

Author: James W. Ceaser

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691215907

Category: Political Science

Page:

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Examining the development of the process of presidential selection from the founding of the republic to the present day, James Ceaser contends that many of the major purposes of the selection system as it was formerly understood have been ...

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The Idea of a Party System

The Idea of a Party System

Author: Richard Hofstadter

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520017542

Category: History

Page: 280

View: 280

This volume traces the historical processes in thought by which American political leaders slowly edged away from their complete philosophical rejection of a party and hesitantly began to embrace a party system.

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A Jackson Man

A Jackson Man

Author: Donald B. Cole

Publisher: LSU Press

ISBN: 0807137472

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 360

View: 663

A rare, fascinating personality emerges in Donald B. Cole's biography of Amos Kendall (1789--1869), the reputed intellectual engine behind Andrew Jackson's administration and an influential figure in the transformation of young America from ...

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Jacksonian Democracy in New Hampshire, 1800-1851

Jacksonian Democracy in New Hampshire, 1800-1851

Author: Donald B. Cole

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press

ISBN: UCAL:B4462138

Category: Political Science

Page: 283

View: 744

In this book, Donald Cole points out the significant influence of New Hampshire Democrats on the national Jacksonian movement an influence far out of proportion to the size of the state.

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A Concise History of American Politics

A Concise History of American Politics

Author: David McCaffrey

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781796032963

Category: History

Page: 158

View: 629

This book is intended to be an efficient way to look at the primary events and aspects of the foundation and evolution of American politics.

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Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren

Author: Pierre-Marie Loizeau

Publisher: Nova Science Pub Incorporated

ISBN: IND:30000122539004

Category: History

Page: 232

View: 465

"This book portrays the life of Martin Van Buren, an active architect of the Democratic Party and eighth president of the American republic, who still remains in the public mind as an obscure, if not forgotten, figure of our history.

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The American Vice Presidency

The American Vice Presidency

Author: Jules Witcover

Publisher: Smithsonian Inst Press

ISBN: 9781588344717

Category: History

Page: 575

View: 771

Cole, Martin Van Buren and the American Political System, 28. . Bartlett, John C. Calhoun, 99–100, 103. . Ibid., 100. . Wiltse, John C. Calhoun: Nationalist, 1782–1828, 156. Bartlett, John C. Calhoun, 101. Wiltse, John C. Calhoun: ...

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Martin Van Buren and the Emergence of American Popular Politics

Martin Van Buren and the Emergence of American Popular Politics

Author: Joel H. Silbey

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 074252244X

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 237

View: 826

Suggested Reading THE BASIC STARTING POINTS to learn about Van Buren are the two fine , richly detailed , critical biographies of him by Donald B. Cole , Martin Van Buren and the American Political System ( Princeton , 1984 ) ; and John ...

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The American Presidency

The American Presidency

Author: Sidney M. Milkis

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015017718084

Category: Constitutional history

Page: 430

View: 759

Tocqueville , Democracy in America , 394 . 30 . On Van Buren ' s response to the Panic of 1837 , see Wilson , The Presidency of Martin Van Buren , chaps . 3 - 7 ; and Donald B . Cole , Martin Van Buren and the American Political System ...

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Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson

Author: Sean Wilentz

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781429900980

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 224

View: 963

Sean Wilentz, one of America's leading historians of the nineteenth century, recounts the fiery career of this larger-than-life figure, a man whose high ideals were matched in equal measure by his failures and moral blind spots, a man who ...

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A Companion to the Antebellum Presidents, 1837 - 1861

A Companion to the Antebellum Presidents, 1837 - 1861

Author: Joel H. Silbey

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118609293

Category: History

Page: 496

View: 710

Explores and evaluates the evolving scholarly reception of Presidents Van Buren, Harrison, Tyler, Polk, Taylor, Fillmore, Pierce, and Buchanan, including their roles, behaviors, triumphs, and failures Represents the first single-volume ...

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Reader's Guide to American History

Reader's Guide to American History

Author: Peter J. Parish

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1884964222

Category: History

Page: 880

View: 280

Van Buren , Martin 1782-1862 8th President of the United States Cole , Donald B. , Martin Van Buren and the American Political System , Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1984 Curtis , James C. , The Fox at Bay : Martin Van Buren ...

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Liberty and Coercion

Liberty and Coercion

Author: Gary Gerstle

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691178219

Category: History

Page: 472

View: 159

M. Ostrogorski, Democracy and the Organization of Political Parties, trans. ... Joel H. Silbey, Martin Van Buren and the Emergence of American Popular Politics (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2002), 82; Wilentz, Rise of American ...

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Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren

Author: Caroline Evensen Lazo

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

ISBN: 0822513943

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 449

America's First Families . New York : Simon & Schuster , 2000 . Cole , Donald . Martin Van Buren and the American Political System . Princeton , NJ : Princeton University Press , 1984 . Curtis , James . The Fox at Bay . 1970.

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Columbia Rising

Columbia Rising

Author: John L. Brooke

Publisher: UNC Press Books

ISBN: 9780807838877

Category: History

Page: 648

View: 823

22, 29, 1801; Jerome Mushkat and Joseph G. Rayback, Martin Van Buren: Law, Politics, and the Shaping of Republican Ideology (DeKalb, Ill., 1997), 16–22; Donald B. Cole, Martin Van Buren and the American Political System (Princeton, ...

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The American Political Nation, 1838-1893

The American Political Nation, 1838-1893

Author: Joel Silbey

Publisher: Stanford University Press

ISBN: 9780804766661

Category: Political Science

Page: 360

View: 838

See Donald B. Cole, Martin Van Buren and the American Political System (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press, 1984); John Niven, Martin Van Buren: The Romantic Age of American Politics (New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1983); and Robert ...

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Fallen Founder

Fallen Founder

Author: Nancy Isenberg

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101202364

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 560

View: 347

25, 1815], in Kline, ed., Burr Papers, II: 1153–55; Martin Van Buren to AB, July 23, 1814, in Burr Papers, microfilm, reel 7; Donald B. Cole, Martin Van Buren and the American Political System (Princeton, N.J., 1984), 43–45; John Niven, ...

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The Oxford Handbook of New York State Government and Politics

The Oxford Handbook of New York State Government and Politics

Author: Gerald Benjamin

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780195387230

Category: Political Science

Page: 1020

View: 876

Martin Van Buren and the American Political System. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1984. Characterizes Van Buren as a political moderate who adapted to change but did not initiate it. Clearly describes the Albany Regency's ...

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Embracing Dissent

Embracing Dissent

Author: Jeffrey S. Selinger

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN: 9780812247978

Category: Political Science

Page: 264

View: 437

Quoted in Donald B. Cole, Martin Van Buren and the American Political System (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1984), 150. 38. Jackson's support for Monroe's idea of amalgamation, prior to his election, was an important ...

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