The Populist Moment: A Short History of the Agrarian Revolt in America

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OUP USA, Mar 29, 1978 - Political Science - 384 pages
This condensed version of Lawrence Goodwyn's Democratic Promise, the highly-acclaimed study on American Populism which the Civil Liberties Review called "a brilliant, comprehensive study," offers new political language designed to provide a fresh means of assessing both democracy and authoritarianism today.

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Since I am running out of time, this will be a highly sketchy consideration of Goodwyn, to which I must later return and fill in details. It strikes me that Livingston is right to question that if ... Read full review

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Journal entry for October 11, 1993 Since I am running out of time, this will be a highly sketchy consideration of Goodwyn, to which I must later return and fill in details. It strikes me that ... Read full review

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Lawrence Goodwyn is Professor of History, Duke University

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