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The Resource The first presidential contest : 1796 and the founding of American democracy, Jeffrey L. Pasley

The first presidential contest : 1796 and the founding of American democracy, Jeffrey L. Pasley

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The first presidential contest : 1796 and the founding of American democracy
Title
The first presidential contest
Title remainder
1796 and the founding of American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey L. Pasley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Argues that, despite its passivity and lack of active campaigning, the election of 1796 set the stage for all of American politics to follow
Writing style
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10188948
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
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Pasley, Jeffrey L.
Dewey number
324.973/041
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E320
LC item number
.P37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
American presidential elections
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  • Presidents
  • Democracy
  • United States
  • Adams, John
  • Jefferson, Thomas
Target audience
adult
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1796 and the founding of American democracy
Label
The first presidential contest : 1796 and the founding of American democracy, Jeffrey L. Pasley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [487]-498) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the unintentional campaign -- A new republic and its discontents -- Popular politics in a postcolonial nation -- The Jay Treaty crisis and the origins of the 1796 campaign -- From measures to "that man" : toward the presidential option for political change -- The long goodbye : finding candidates in the shadow of Washington -- The first culture war : themes and issues of the Federalist campaign against Thomas Jefferson -- His rotundity : themes and issues of the democratic-republican campaign against John Adams -- Taking the electoral college to school : how presidential electors helped create the national presidential election rather than preventing it -- The party racers : voting for president in 1796 -- Epilogue : kiss my ass and go to Hell
Control code
2012049238
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 516 pages
Isbn
9780700619078
Lccn
2012049238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
The first presidential contest : 1796 and the founding of American democracy, Jeffrey L. Pasley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [487]-498) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the unintentional campaign -- A new republic and its discontents -- Popular politics in a postcolonial nation -- The Jay Treaty crisis and the origins of the 1796 campaign -- From measures to "that man" : toward the presidential option for political change -- The long goodbye : finding candidates in the shadow of Washington -- The first culture war : themes and issues of the Federalist campaign against Thomas Jefferson -- His rotundity : themes and issues of the democratic-republican campaign against John Adams -- Taking the electoral college to school : how presidential electors helped create the national presidential election rather than preventing it -- The party racers : voting for president in 1796 -- Epilogue : kiss my ass and go to Hell
Control code
2012049238
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 516 pages
Isbn
9780700619078
Lccn
2012049238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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