American Political Thought: A Norton Anthology

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W.W. Norton, 2009 - Political Science - 1531 pages
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Instructors will find a rich and versatile selection of readings on major themes, from democracy and the liberal-conservative dialogue to women s rights, race, and religion in American politics. This new collection offers exceptional value and ease-of-use in the convenient, single-volume Norton Anthology format."

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User Review  - Fledgist - LibraryThing

A collection of readings, from the seventeenth century to the present, of American political ideas. This is important for both undergraduate and graduate students of political theory. It includes ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jacob Stubbs - Goodreads

We used this in my American Founding class for our selection of readings from the Post-Puritan to the Constitutional Convention period. It had a good selection and the readings, of course, were great. Read full review

About the author (2009)

Isaac Kramnick is the Richard J. Schwartz Professor of Government at Cornell University. His many books include Bolingbroke and His Circle, The Rage of Edmund Burke, Republicanism and Bourgeois Radicalism, Harold Laski: A Life on the Left, and most recently, with R. Laurence Moore, The Godless Constitution: A Moral Defense of the Secular State.

Theodore J. Lowi has been John L. Senior Professor of American Institutions at Cornell University since 1972. He was elected President of the American Political Science Association in 1990 and was cited as the political scientist who made the most significant contribution to the field during the decade of the 1970s. Among his numerous books are The End of Liberalism and The Pursuit of Justice, on which he collaborated with Robert F. Kennedy.

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