cover image

The mind of America, 1820-1860.

New York, Columbia University Press, 1975.
ISBN 0231029632, 9780231029636

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
E 165 .W46 Available Request
LIB stacks
E165 .W46 Available Request
Mullen Library stacks
E165.W46 M6 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
E165 .W46 Available Request
UNIV General stacks
917.3035 W46m, 1975 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
E165 .W46 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
E165 .W46 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
E165 .W46 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
E165 .W46 Available Request
Subjects Cultuur.
États-Unis -- Vie intellectuelle -- 1783-1865.
Intellectual life.
Opinion publique -- États-Unis.
Public opinion -- United States.
Public opinion.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 1783-1865.
United States.
Description xvi, 603 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date 1975.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 521-576).
Summary Examines the major social and political issues of the mid-nineteenth century in terms of commonly accepted antebellum beliefs, attitudes, and standards and their formative influence on the American character and subsequent socio-political patterns.
Contents Macrohistory : the long view -- Microhistory : the view since 1776 -- The mission of America -- Equal rights -- The conservative ethic -- Enterprise -- The politics of democracy -- The politics of whiggery -- The constitution of democracy -- Religion as a free institution -- The uses of education -- The frontier West as image of American society -- Consequences.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1031158
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Welter, Rush.
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information


Export citation to: RefWorks