Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History, 1st Edition

  • Volume 2
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  • ISBN-10: 1604266414
  • ISBN-13: 9781604266412
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 499 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released September 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

With deeper coverage than any other source, Encyclopedia of the Political History of the United States identifies and illuminates patterns and interrelations that will expand the reader’s understanding of political institutions, culture, behavior, and change. Unlike most references, it focuses on both government and history, bringing exceptional breadth and depth to the topic with more than 100 essays for each critical time period. A comprehensive timeline, topical trees and a synoptic table of contents, as well as maps, photos, and tables support the entries and add structure.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Editorial Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Entries by Volume.
Reader's Guide.
Introduction.
1: Abolitionist Movement.
2: Adams, John.
3: Adams, John Quincy.
4: African Americans, Free.
5: Alien and Sedition Acts.
6: Amendment XI.
7: Amendment XII.
8: American Anti-Slavery Society.
9: American Colonization Society.
10: American Indians.
11: American System.
12: Anti-Masonic Party.
13: Articles of Confederation.
14: Bank of the United States.
15: Bill of Rights.
16: Burr, Aaron.
17: Calhoun, John C..
18: Civil Liberties.
19: Civil Rights.
20: Clay, Henry.
21: Confederation Congress.
22: Congress.
23: Constitution, Ratification.
24: Constitutional Convention.
25: Democracy in America.
26: Democratic Party.
27: Democratic-Republican Party.
28: Democratic Societies.
29: Eaton Affair.
30: Economic Policy.
31: Election of 1800.
32: Election of 1824.
33: Election of 1828.
34: Election of 1840.
35: Ellsworth, Oliver.
36: Embargo of 1807.
37: Executive Branch.
38: Federalist Papers.
39: Federalist Party.
40: Gag Rules.
41: Gallatin, Albert.
42: Hamilton, Alexander.
43: Hartford Convention.
44: Immigration.
45: Indian Removals.
46: Industrialization.
47: Internal Improvements.
48: Jackson Andrew.
49: Jacksonian Democracy.
50: Jay, John.
51: Jay Treaty.
52: Jefferson Thomas.
53: Jeffersonian Democracy.
54: Judicial Review.
55: Judiciary Acts.
56: Labor.
57: Land Policy.
58: Lewis and Clark Expedition.
59: Liberty Party.
60: Louisiana Purchase.
61: Madison James.
62: Marshall, John.
63: Missouri Compromise of 1820.
64: Monroe, James.
65: Monroe Doctrine.
66: Nativism.
67: Neutrality.
68: Northwest Ordinance.
69: Nullification Crisis.
70: One Party System.
71: Panic of 1819.
72: Panic of 1837.
73: Presidency.
74: Press.
75: Quasi-War.
76: Sectionalism.
77: Shawnee Confederation.
78: Shays's Rebellion.
79: Slave Rebellions.
80: Slavery.
81: Spoils System.
82: State-Federal Relations.
83: States ’ Rights.
84: Suffrage.
85: Supreme Court and the Judiciary.
86: Tariffs.
87: Territorial Expansion.
88: Utopianism.
89: Van Buren, Martin.
90: Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions.
91: Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom.
92: Voluntary Associations.
93: War of 1812.
94: Washington, D.C..
95: Washington, George.
96: Washington's Farewell Address.
97: Webster, Daniel.
98: Whig Party.
99: Whiskey Rebellion.
100: Women.
Cumulative Index.
Index.