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The Resource That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, Michael Austin ; [foreword by Ray Smock]

That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, Michael Austin ; [foreword by Ray Smock]

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
Michael Austin ; [foreword by Ray Smock]
Title variation
That is not what they meant!
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
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, Michael Austin ; [foreword by Ray Smock]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 Constitiution, and God will (probably) survive
Control code
u228129
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Isbn
9781616146702
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012018460
Label
That's not what they meant! : reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's right wing, Michael Austin ; [foreword by Ray Smock]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 Constitiution, and God will (probably) survive
Control code
u228129
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Isbn
9781616146702
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012018460

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