Conceptual Change and the Constitution by Terence BallConceptual Change and the Constitution by Terence Ball

Conceptual Change and the Constitution

EditorTerence Ball

Mass Market Paperback | September 1, 1988

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improve basic description] In this volume distinguished historians and political scientists examine political discourse during that short span of years from the Revolution through ratification, a period of profound political and conceptual change. The concepts of "sovereignty," "representation," "liberty," "virtue," "republic," "democracy"--even "constitution" itself--were virtually recoined. Others, like "federalism," were new inventions. Out of the vehement political arguments and debates of the period came not only a new Constitution but a new political vocabulary--a political idiom that was distinctly recognizably American.
Title:Conceptual Change and the ConstitutionFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:9.06 × 6.12 × 0.59 inPublished:September 1, 1988Publisher:University Press Of KansasLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0700603697

ISBN - 13:9780700603695

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