The Resource The failure of popular sovereignty : slavery, manifest destiny, and the radicalization of southern politics, Christopher Childers

The failure of popular sovereignty : slavery, manifest destiny, and the radicalization of southern politics, Christopher Childers

Label
The failure of popular sovereignty : slavery, manifest destiny, and the radicalization of southern politics
Title
The failure of popular sovereignty
Title remainder
slavery, manifest destiny, and the radicalization of southern politics
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Childers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Childers, Christopher
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.1
LC item number
.C47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American political thought
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  • Representative government and representation
  • States rights (American politics)
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Manifest Destiny
  • Missouri compromise
  • United States
  • Southern States
  • United States
Label
The failure of popular sovereignty : slavery, manifest destiny, and the radicalization of southern politics, Christopher Childers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-328) and index
Contents
A desire for self-government : slavery in the early American territories -- "Shall the creature govern the creator"? : self-government and the Missouri Compromise -- "Forgotten principles of their forefathers": retreat from the Missouri Compromise -- "A fit of convulsions" : the Wilmot Proviso and slavery in the West -- "Intended to delude the South" : northern Democrats redefine popular sovereignty -- "Shall the conquered govern the conqueror"? : popular sovereignty in the Mexican cession -- "A recurrence to first principles" : Kansas-Nebraska and popular sovereignty -- "Moves on the political chess-board" : southerners redefine popular sovereignty -- Epilogue : the demise of popular sovereignty and the crisis of the union
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 334 p.
Isbn
9780700618682
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012021651
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)788282493
  • 40021740720
  • (OCoLC)ocn788282493
Label
The failure of popular sovereignty : slavery, manifest destiny, and the radicalization of southern politics, Christopher Childers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-328) and index
Contents
A desire for self-government : slavery in the early American territories -- "Shall the creature govern the creator"? : self-government and the Missouri Compromise -- "Forgotten principles of their forefathers": retreat from the Missouri Compromise -- "A fit of convulsions" : the Wilmot Proviso and slavery in the West -- "Intended to delude the South" : northern Democrats redefine popular sovereignty -- "Shall the conquered govern the conqueror"? : popular sovereignty in the Mexican cession -- "A recurrence to first principles" : Kansas-Nebraska and popular sovereignty -- "Moves on the political chess-board" : southerners redefine popular sovereignty -- Epilogue : the demise of popular sovereignty and the crisis of the union
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 334 p.
Isbn
9780700618682
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012021651
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)788282493
  • 40021740720
  • (OCoLC)ocn788282493

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