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Commons democracy : reading the politics of participation in the early United States / Dana D. Nelson.

Author/creator Nelson, Dana D. author.
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info New York : Fordham University Press, 2016.
Copyright Notice ©2016
Description219 pages ; 23 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Telling stories: vernacular versus formal democracy -- Between savagery and civilization: the Whiskey Rebellion and a democratic middle way -- The privatizing state: the pioneers and the closing of the legal commons -- Settler self-governance: democratic politics on the frontier -- From nothing to start, into being: the anti-rent wars, the Indian question, and the triumph of liberalism -- Conclusion: "Those wayward, multitudinous people."
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formHistory.
LCCN 2015018249
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