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The rhetoric of conservatism : the Virginia Convention of 1829-30 and the conservative tradition in the South / by Dickson D. Bruce, Jr.

San Marino, Calif. : Huntington Library, 1982.
ISBN 0873281217, 9780873281218

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Subjects Conservatism -- Virginia -- History.
Constitutional history -- Virginia.
Constitutional history.
Politics and government
Virginia -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.
Virginia. Constitutional Convention (1829-1830)
Description xxi, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Movement for Constitutional Change in Virginia: Background to the Convention of 1829-30 -- Patricians, Planters, and Democrats: The Convention of 1829-30 -- Of Human Nature and History: The Conservative Case Against Reform -- A Gathering of Gentlemen: Political Culture and Conservative Strategy in the Convention of 1829-30 -- Manners, Morals, Habits: The Foundations of Conservative Political Culture -- Virginia Conservatism and the Rhetoric of Proslavery.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Virginia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8475189
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Bruce, Dickson D., 1946-
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