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8 edition of Freedom in America found in the catalog.

Freedom in America

A 200-Year Perspective

by Norman A. Graebner

  • 79 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Pennsylvania State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • USA,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Civil rights,
  • History,
  • United States,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10284013M
    ISBN 10027101234X
    ISBN 109780271012346

    A leisurely stroll through American history in search of the elusive and constantly changing concept of freedom. Foner (History/Columbia; Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, , etc.), a Bancroft Prize—winning historian of the Gilded Age, here examines the growth of the American ideal of personal and political freedom. The two are not necessarily the same, he notes: in our. Tasting Freedom presents the little-known stories of Catto and the men and women who struggled to change America. This book will change your understanding of civil rights history. People of Catto’s World. Excerpt from the Book.

    Freedom vs. Security in Marvel's Captain America: Civil War Erich Fromm's basic human dilemma plays out in big screen superhuman conflict. Posted   Americans still seem to value freedom. But they mistake the problems causedby intrusive government for problems caused by freedom, and thus supportrestrictions on .

    This book seems to be written almost as a comparison between the servant class in colonial America and the negro slave, rather than a book on ideas of freedom within a slave state. It’s a great build up to the question the book was meant to answer but is less effective at answering the burning question.   Think freedom of speech and religion, individual liberty, equality under the law, private property rights, and other values most Americans take for granted. Think “life, liberty, and the pursuit.


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