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The Ashley Cooper Plan: The Founding of Carolina and the Origins of Southern Political Culture

Thomas D. Wilson

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469628905
eISBN:
9781469626307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469628905.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book demonstrates that early utopian visions for England’s American colonies had a lasting impact. Those early plans not only influenced the future form of American cities, but they shaped the ... More


The Grand Model and the Genesis of Southern Political Culture

Thomas D. Wilson

in The Ashley Cooper Plan: The Founding of Carolina and the Origins of Southern Political Culture

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469628905
eISBN:
9781469626307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469628905.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter argues that the social and economic template that emerged in South Carolina in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries evolved into a distinct political culture that spread ... More


The Art of Forgetting: Disgrace and Oblivion in Roman Political Culture

Harriet I. Flower

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807830635
eISBN:
9781469603438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877463_flower
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Elite Romans periodically chose to limit or destroy the memory of a leading citizen who was deemed an unworthy member of the community. Sanctions against memory could lead to the removal or ... More


Voting Rites and Voting Acts: Electioneering Ritual, 1790–1820

Andrew W. Robertson

in Beyond the Founders: New Approaches to the Political History of the Early American Republic

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807828892
eISBN:
9781469605241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898833_pasley.6
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter outlines the layering of ritual behavior in early republican politics, detailing how “voting rites” of the eighteenth century gave way to expanded participation. Analyzing the ... More


No Direction Home: The American Family and the Fear of National Decline, 1968-1980

Natasha Zaretsky

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807830949
eISBN:
9781469604428
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807867808_zaretsky
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Between 1968 and 1980, fears about family deterioration and national decline were ubiquitous in American political culture. This book shows that these perceptions of decline profoundly shaped one ... More


Anticipating Americanism: An Individual Perspective on Republicanism in the Early Republic

Robert Shalhope

in Americanism: New Perspectives on the History of an Ideal

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807830109
eISBN:
9781469602332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869710_kazin.5
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the long-running debate about whether republicanism or liberalism reigned in the new nation that was formed after the American Revolution. Drawing on the diary of a Vermont ... More


Cuban Revolutionary Politics in Diaspora

Dalia Antonia Muller

in Cuban Émigrés and Independence in the Nineteenth-Century Gulf World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469631981
eISBN:
9781469632001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631981.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter tells the story of two key and connected institutions of the Cuban Independence movement outside of Cuba: the Cuban Revolutionary Party (PRC) and the National Association of Cuban ... More


White Ethnic New York: Jews, Catholics, and the Shaping of Postwar Politics

Joshua M. Zeitz

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807830956
eISBN:
9781469602691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807872802_zeitz
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Historians of postwar American politics often identify race as a driving force in the dynamically shifting political culture. This book instead places religion and ethnicity at the fore, arguing that ... More


A Secret Fund The Union League, Patriotism, and the Boundaries of Social Class

Mark E. Neely

in The Boundaries of American Political Culture in the Civil War Era

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807829868
eISBN:
9781469604909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807876947_neely.6
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

The Union Leagues are gentlemen's patriotic and Republican clubs established in Philadelphia, New York, and Boston early in 1863. Focusing on the political accomplishments of the Union Leagues, this ... More


Red & Black in Haiti: Radicalism, Conflict, and Political Change, 1934-1957

Matthew J. Smith

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832653
eISBN:
9781469605845
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807894156_smith
Subject:
History, Latin American History

In 1934 the republic of Haiti celebrated its 130th anniversary as an independent nation. In that year, too, another sort of Haitian independence occurred, as the United States ended nearly two ... More


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