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A Student's Guide To American Political Thought

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Who are the most influential thinkers, and which are the most important concepts, events, and documents in the study of the American political tradition? How ought we regard the beliefs and motivations of the founders, the debate over the ratification of the Constitution, the historical circumstances of the Declaration of Independence, the rise of the modern presidency, an ...more
Paperback, 114 pages
Published October 28th 2004 by Intercollegiate Studies Institute
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Brett Williams
Aug 23, 2014 Brett Williams rated it it was amazing
Short, but good

Carey may be peerless in the ample insight he supplies concerning our Founder’s intent. This short historical survey of American political thought processes and their conclusions provides a first-rate foundation for the neophyte, or the advanced, pigeonholed in some specific corner of law or politics – quite suitable for the harried American. Though Carey holds a position (and after all what is education if not a search for the right answers?) he is remarkably adept at presenting
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