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The Resource Crisis of the house divided : an interpretation of the issues in the Lincoln-Douglas debates, Harry V. Jaffa

Crisis of the house divided : an interpretation of the issues in the Lincoln-Douglas debates, Harry V. Jaffa

Label
Crisis of the house divided : an interpretation of the issues in the Lincoln-Douglas debates
Title
Crisis of the house divided
Title remainder
an interpretation of the issues in the Lincoln-Douglas debates
Statement of responsibility
Harry V. Jaffa
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Dewey number
973.6/8
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.4
LC item number
.J32 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Crisis of the house divided : an interpretation of the issues in the Lincoln-Douglas debates, Harry V. Jaffa
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
This 50th anniversary edition includes a new introduction by the author (written August 29, 2008)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1958: the crisis in historical judgment -- 1858: Lincoln versus Douglas: the alternatives -- Slavery -- Manifest destiny -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise I: the legal power and practical impotence of federal prohibitions of slavery in the territories -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise II: did the Compromise of 1850 "supersede" the Missouri Compromise? -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise III: what Douglas intended on January 4, 1854 -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise IV: tragedy: the extremes crush the mean -- The teaching concerning political salvation -- The teaching concerning political moderation -- The legal tendency toward slavery expansion -- The political tendency toward slavery expansion -- The intrinsic evil of the repeal of the Missouri Compromise -- The universal meaning of the Declaration of Independence -- The form and substance of political freedom in the modern world -- Popular sovereignty: true and false -- The meaning of equality: abstract and political -- The "natural limits" of slavery expansion -- Did the Republicans abandon Lincoln's principles after the election of 1860? -- The end of manifest destiny -- Appendix I: some of the historical background to the Lincoln-Douglas debates -- Appendix II: some notes on the Dred Scott decision
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
xiv, 451 pages
Isbn
9780226391182
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2008043971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)262429385
Label
Crisis of the house divided : an interpretation of the issues in the Lincoln-Douglas debates, Harry V. Jaffa
Publication
Copyright
Note
This 50th anniversary edition includes a new introduction by the author (written August 29, 2008)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1958: the crisis in historical judgment -- 1858: Lincoln versus Douglas: the alternatives -- Slavery -- Manifest destiny -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise I: the legal power and practical impotence of federal prohibitions of slavery in the territories -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise II: did the Compromise of 1850 "supersede" the Missouri Compromise? -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise III: what Douglas intended on January 4, 1854 -- The repeal of the Missouri Compromise IV: tragedy: the extremes crush the mean -- The teaching concerning political salvation -- The teaching concerning political moderation -- The legal tendency toward slavery expansion -- The political tendency toward slavery expansion -- The intrinsic evil of the repeal of the Missouri Compromise -- The universal meaning of the Declaration of Independence -- The form and substance of political freedom in the modern world -- Popular sovereignty: true and false -- The meaning of equality: abstract and political -- The "natural limits" of slavery expansion -- Did the Republicans abandon Lincoln's principles after the election of 1860? -- The end of manifest destiny -- Appendix I: some of the historical background to the Lincoln-Douglas debates -- Appendix II: some notes on the Dred Scott decision
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
xiv, 451 pages
Isbn
9780226391182
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2008043971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)262429385

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