Foundations of American Political Thought: Readings and Commentary by Raymond PolinFoundations of American Political Thought: Readings and Commentary by Raymond Polin

Foundations of American Political Thought: Readings and Commentary

EditorRaymond Polin

Hardcover | March 9, 2006

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Foundations of American Political Thought: Readings and Commentary explains American historical concepts and key political ideas from 1620 to 1910. In this primer for democracy, all verbatim passages and original documents point to their original intentions and ideological movements. Key terms and basic terminology are incisive and essential for a thorough understanding of democracy. This book represents the setting and trends that produced sound progress in American political growth.
The Editors: Raymond Polin has been Professor of Political Science and Theory at St. John’s University for three decades. He received his Ph.D. in History and Government from New York University, GSAS, New York. A contributor to numerous articles, reviews, and media, he is the author of Marxian Foundations of Communism, Modern Governme...
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Title:Foundations of American Political Thought: Readings and CommentaryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:9.06 × 6.3 × 0.98 inPublished:March 9, 2006Publisher:Peter Lang Inc., International Academic PublishersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0820479306

ISBN - 13:9780820479309

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«Many de facto and de jura governments in the international system are operated by various elites who, having seized the state apparatus, plunder resources; corrupt national legitimacy and viability; and facilitate individual/clique profiteering, group supremacy, ethnic and/or theocratic revenge, ruthless control, and exploitation of the population. Contrast this with the perhaps imperfect nation-building and institutional development brilliantly examined here.» (Jesse Goldstaub, Retired International Operations Advisor)