American Political Thought by Keith E. WhittingtonAmerican Political Thought by Keith E. Whittington

American Political Thought

byKeith E. Whittington

Paperback | February 9, 2016

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American Political Thought: Readings and Materials presents a diverse collection of writings, speeches, judicial opinions, and other political documents, offering an introduction to the controversies and disputes that have mobilized Americans since the first settlements in North America.Ranging from the Colonial era to the present day - and featuring both traditional readings and lesser-known documents - this reader takes a historical approach that helps students see how political, economic, and social conditions led to the development of specific political ideas. Each chapterincludes a substantial introduction and each reading is enriched by headnotes and discussion questions.
Keith E. Whittington is William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics at Princeton University, where he currently serves as the Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Politics.
Title:American Political ThoughtFormat:PaperbackDimensions:768 pages, 9.21 × 7.6 × 1.42 inPublished:February 9, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199338868

ISBN - 13:9780199338863

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"American Political Thought illuminates how ideas have shaped our politics." --George Thomas, Claremont McKenna College