Representative American orations to illustrate American political history

by Johnston, Alexander

Publisher: G. P. Putnam in New York

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  • United States -- History,
  • United States -- Politics and government

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Microfiche (negative) [Louisville, Ky.] Lost Cause Press [1972?] 25 cards. 7.5 x 12.5 cm. ([Kentucky culture series])

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Why did representative government develop in the American colonies As a result of both the transfer of ideas of representative government from England and the circumstances of the new world The ____ recognized the rights of Englishman to be consulted on the levying of taxes and to have their rights protected by a jury of their peers.

The Founding Fathers who drafted the United States Constitution in distrusted political parties, popular democracy, centralized government, and a strong executive office. Yet the country's national politics have historically included all those features.

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[Alexander Johnston] Representative American orations. New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons [cop. ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File.

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[Alexander Johnston]. American political ideologies are variations on classical liberalism. As a result, these ideologies tend to be very similar: Almost everyone in the United States, for example, believes in limited government, the free market, and individual liberty.

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