A Disquisition on Government and Selections from the Discourse

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Hackett Publishing, Oct 1, 1995 - Philosophy - 104 pages
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The only student edition of Calhoun's writings available, this volume offers the Disquisition in its entirety along with two key selections from the Discourse: Formation of the Federal Period and A Plural Executive Proposed.


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The prejudice against Calhoun is held only by those who refuse to dialogue with him. This text is a beacon of light in the dark political realm of big government. America as it should have been is ... Read full review

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John C. Calhoun (1782-1850) was a leading politician and political theorist during the first half of the nineteenth century.

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