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From Nothing to Start, into Being: The Anti-Rent Wars, the Indian Question, and the Triumph of Liberalism

Dana D. Nelson

in Commons Democracy: Reading the Politics of Participation in the Early United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823268382
eISBN:
9780823272525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823268382.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter takes up Cooper’s Littlepage trilogy, which helps us track historically the substantive, if diminishing threat that the power of commons democracy posed to the growing economic power of ... More


Free Labor

Reeve Huston

in Land and Freedom: Rural Society, Popular Protest, and Party Politics in Antebellum New York

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195136005
eISBN:
9780199848782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195136005.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The conservatives' vision of free labor as authoritarianism sanctioned by contracts remained the centerpiece of labor law for the rest of the century, a product of the courts' application of the ... More


Introduction

Reeve Huston

in Land and Freedom: Rural Society, Popular Protest, and Party Politics in Antebellum New York

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195136005
eISBN:
9780199848782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195136005.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In telling the story of the Anti-Rent Wars, this book offers new interpretations of three key issues in the history of the early United States republic: northeastern farmers' place in the emerging ... More


Popular Movements and Party Rule: The New York Anti-Rent Wars and the Jacksonian Political Order

Reeve Huston

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.17
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on the Anti-Rent Wars, examining party politics and popular movements in antebellum New York. Popular and reform movements were a central element in the politics of the ... More


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