Michael Kazin,Rebecca Edwards,Adam Rothman's The Concise Princeton Encyclopedia of American Political PDF

By Michael Kazin,Rebecca Edwards,Adam Rothman

With a hundred and fifty obtainable articles written by way of greater than one hundred thirty major specialists, this crucial reference presents authoritative introductions to a couple of an important and talked-about issues in American heritage and politics, from the founding to this present day. Abridged from the acclaimed Princeton Encyclopedia of yank Political History, this can be the one single-volume encyclopedia that offers complete assurance of either the normal subject matters of U.S. political background and the wider forces that form American politics--including economics, faith, social activities, race, classification, and gender. absolutely listed and cross-referenced, every one access presents the most important context, professional research, expert views, and recommendations for additional reading.

members contain Dean Baker, Lewis Gould, Alex Keyssar, James Kloppenberg, Patricia Nelson Limerick, Lisa McGirr, Jack Rakove, Nick Salvatore, Stephen Skowronek, Jeremi Suri, Julian Zelizer, and lots of more.

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  • Key political classes, from the founding to this present day
  • Political associations, significant events, and founding files
  • The broader forces that form U.S. politics, from economics, faith, and social events to race, classification, and gender
  • Ideas, philosophies, and pursuits
  • The political historical past and effect of geographic regions

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