United States Political History, 1789-1900


United States Political History, 1789-1900.  The development of American politics between the end of the Revolution and 1900. The extension and limitations of democracy; the emergence and extension of parties as the central institution of politics; the relationship between popular political initiatives and party politics; the clash and transformation of party policies and ideologies; and the growth and transformation of the American state. One course. 

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Law and Governance


United States and Canada