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The American idea, as expounded by American statesmen.

by Joseph Benson Gilder

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1902 ed.

      SeriesGranger index reprint series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK11 1970 .G5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination307 p.
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5076116M
      ISBN 100836961234
      LC Control Number74109139
      OCLC/WorldCa68094

      For one generation American statesmen were vigorous and fruitful political thinkers; but the time soon came when Americans ceased to criticise their own ideas, and since that time the meaning of many of our fundamental national conceptions has been partly obscured, as well as partly expressed, by the facts of our national growth. The Constitution of the United States is the supreme law of the United States of America. The Constitution, originally comprising seven articles, delineates the national frame of first three articles embody the doctrine of the separation of powers, whereby the federal government is divided into three branches: the legislative, consisting of the bicameral Congress (Article One Jurisdiction: United States of America.

      His first book, The Naked and the Dead ()—in many respects still his most adequate novel—draws on techniques of Dos Passos, Farrell, Steinbeck, and other American social realists of the 30’s in order to present a panoramic view of American society in the crucible of war, the writer using his medium to grapple strenuously with the. America the Unusual by John Kingdon explores the uniqueness of the American system of government and how it acquired its distinctiveness. Kingdon argues that America is fundamentally different from other industrialized countries and surveys diverse perspectives on American development in an effort to explain why America is so distinct. He then assesses what does and does not work in the.

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