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The Resource That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, by Michael Austin

That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, by Michael Austin

Label
That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing
Title
That's not what they meant!
Title remainder
reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing
Statement of responsibility
by Michael Austin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Essential reading for anyone seeking the accurate historical background to many of the hot-button political debates of today. A true historical picture of men who often disagreed with one another on such crucial issues as federal power, judicial review, and the separation of church and state
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.5
LC item number
.A87 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, by Michael Austin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How I learned to stop worrying about Glenn Beck and write this book -- Founderstein : how to turn six dead white guys into one political monster -- The fallacy of "original intent" -- The founders on religion and liberty -- States' rights/states' wrongs : how the right hijacked federalism -- The Jeffersonian myth and the Hamiltonian bogeyman -- Grover Norquist and the tax pledge versus Alexander Hamilton and good government -- Courting disaster : the dumb right-wing attack on the federal judiciary -- Why America, the constitution, and God will (probably) survive
Control code
1407317
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616146702
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012018460
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1407317
  • (Sirsi) 1407317
  • (OCoLC)793581728
Label
That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, by Michael Austin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How I learned to stop worrying about Glenn Beck and write this book -- Founderstein : how to turn six dead white guys into one political monster -- The fallacy of "original intent" -- The founders on religion and liberty -- States' rights/states' wrongs : how the right hijacked federalism -- The Jeffersonian myth and the Hamiltonian bogeyman -- Grover Norquist and the tax pledge versus Alexander Hamilton and good government -- Courting disaster : the dumb right-wing attack on the federal judiciary -- Why America, the constitution, and God will (probably) survive
Control code
1407317
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616146702
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012018460
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1407317
  • (Sirsi) 1407317
  • (OCoLC)793581728

Library Locations

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      147 Park Street, North Reading, MA, 01864, US
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