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The Resource Understanding Democracy in America, by Ken Masugi, (sound recording)

Understanding Democracy in America, by Ken Masugi, (sound recording)

Label
Understanding Democracy in America
Title
Understanding Democracy in America
Statement of responsibility
by Ken Masugi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examining the founding of the American political system through the classic works of Democracy in America author Alexis de Tocqueville, this course explores the big ideas of the American experiment. Taking into account matters from liberty and independence to self-government and civil associations, these lectures highlight issues of states' rights, church and state, race, and public versus private charity
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Cataloging source
RECBX
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Masugi, Ken
Dewey number
320.973
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
JK275
LC item number
.M37 2013
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Ken Masugi,Johns Hopkins University
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  • Recorded Books, LLC
  • Crescite Group, LLC
Series statement
The modern scholar : great professors teaching you!
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  • Tocqueville, Alexis de
  • Democracy
  • United States
  • United States
  • Democracy
  • Political science
  • Social history
  • United States
Transposition and arrangement
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Label
Understanding Democracy in America, by Ken Masugi, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • "8 lectures"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. Tocqueville's amazing and enduring insights -- lecture 2. Making democracy safe for the world -- lecture 3. Self-government, American style -- lecture 4. The sources of American liberty -- lecture 5. The slavery of African-Americans, the aristocracy of women -- lecture 6. The decline of the American spirit -- lecture 7. How democracy grows the "gentle despotism" of bureaucracy -- lecture 8. Tocqueville and the great American statesman
Control code
ocn833416759
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (ca. 4 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470346652
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC0117
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)833416759
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Understanding Democracy in America, by Ken Masugi, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • "8 lectures"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. Tocqueville's amazing and enduring insights -- lecture 2. Making democracy safe for the world -- lecture 3. Self-government, American style -- lecture 4. The sources of American liberty -- lecture 5. The slavery of African-Americans, the aristocracy of women -- lecture 6. The decline of the American spirit -- lecture 7. How democracy grows the "gentle despotism" of bureaucracy -- lecture 8. Tocqueville and the great American statesman
Control code
ocn833416759
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (ca. 4 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470346652
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC0117
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)833416759
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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