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Richard Hofstadter: An Intellectual Biography

David S. Brown

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226076409
eISBN:
9780226076379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226076379.001.0001
Subject:
History, Historiography

Richard Hofstadter (1916–70) was America's most distinguished historian of the twentieth century. The author of several groundbreaking books, including The American Political Tradition, he was a ... More


The Crime of 1873

Samuel DeCanio

in Democracy and the Origins of the American Regulatory State

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300198782
eISBN:
9780300216318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300198782.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the impact of silver policy on American politics by focusing on the demonetization of the silver dollar in the Coinage Act of 1873 and the claims made by the free silver ... More


The Dustbin of History

David Harrington Watt

in Antifundamentalism in Modern America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780801448270
eISBN:
9781501708541
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801448270.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores three different attempts to write a fitting obituary for Protestant fundamentalism. The first, Stanley Kramer's 1960 film Inherit the Wind, portrays fundamentalism as a ... More


Canards, Fausses Nouvelles, Paranoid Style: Classic Authors for an Emerging Phenomenon

Peppino Ortoleva

in Journalism and Truth in an Age of Social Media

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190900250
eISBN:
9780190900298
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190900250.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Fake news has been cyclically surfacing in the history of journalism and public opinion. In the vein of some classic authors, the chapter identifies ideas that are surprisingly useful in the present ... More


7 Antitrust After Populism

Herbert Hovenkamp

in The Making of Competition Policy: Legal and Economic Sources

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199782796
eISBN:
9780190261351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199782796.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

This chapter examines the decline of the antitrust movement in the United States. It analyzes Richard Hofstadter's What Happened to the Antitrust Movement? that concerns the disappearance of the ... More


The Drinking Water

Robin Marie Averbeck

in Liberalism Is Not Enough: Race and Poverty in Postwar Political Thought

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469646640
eISBN:
9781469646664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646640.003.0002
Subject:
History, Political History

Chapter 1 analyses the postwar body of political thought known as pluralism. It explores the work of key contributors to this body of thought such as David Riesman, Seymour Martin Lipset, and Daniel ... More


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