4 edition of Political history of Chicago (covering the period from 1837 to 1887) found in the catalog.
Political history of Chicago (covering the period from 1837 to 1887)
M. L. Ahern
|Series||Library of American civilization -- LAC 10358.|
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|Number of Pages||397|
History of Political Philosophy Author: Leo Strauss, Joseph Cropsey Subject: This volume provides an unequaled introduction to the thought of chief contributors to the Western tradition of political philosophy from classical Greek antiquity to the twentieth century. Written by specialists on the various philosophers, this third ed\ ition has. The period between World War I and World War II was an important time in the history of gender relations, and of American fatherhood. Revealing the surprising extent to which some of yesterday's fathers were involved with their children, The Modernization of Fatherhood recounts how fatherhood was reshaped during the Machine Age into the configuration we know today.
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Chicago was the focal point of the political battle between labor and capital in the Gilded Age. Flashpoints like the Haymarket Affair, the Pullman Strike, and the revelation of scandalous working conditions in the Union Stock Yards caused Political history of Chicago book friction between Yankee titans and the “ white ethnic ” immigrants who labored in the factories.
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Leo Strauss () was one of the preeminent political philosophers of the twentieth century. From to he was professor of political science at the University of Chicago. He is the author of many books, among them The Political Philosophy of Hobbes, Natural Right and History, and Spinoza's Critique of Religion, all published by the University of Chicago Press/5(38).
A Political Education: Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago Since the s was recently published by the University of North Carolina Press. *** The author of A Political Education is Elizabeth Todd-Breland, Assistant Professor of History at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
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The book Shaped by the State: Toward a New Political History of the Twentieth Century, Edited by Brent Cebul, Lily Geismer, and Mason B. Williams is published by University of Chicago Press. Burke should write a book, not some old-time story about Hinky Dink and Bathhouse John and the other scoundrels and “plug uglies” of Chicago’s political past.
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The Chicago Seven (originally eight) were political radicals accused of conspiring to incite the riots that occurred at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Early modern Europe; the Renaissance, with a focus on Italy; the Reformation; longue-durée intellectual and cultural history; postclassical reception of classical philosophy; Renaissance humanism; history of the book, printing, and reading; censorship and information control especially during information revolutions; history of science.
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With contributions from scholars in the fields of history and political science, this seven-volume set. Leo Strauss (–) was one of the preeminent political philosophers of the twentieth century.
From to he was professor of political science at the University of Chicago. He is the author of many books, among them The Political Philosophy of Hobbes, Natural Right and History, and Spinoza’s Critique of Religion, all published by the University of Chicago Press.4/4(5).
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History of Political Philosophy is a textbook edited by American political philosophers Leo Strauss and Joseph book is intended primarily to introduce undergraduate students of political science to political is currently in its third her: University of Chicago Press.
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"Capturing the dynamics of black Chicagoans' political thought around education from the middle of the twentieth century until the present, this is a beautifully written book that vividly traces the historical trends, ideas, and often conflicting views of African Americans who struggled for quality education in Chicago.
This book is a must-read. Book Reviews John Rawls. Lectures on the History of Political Philosophy. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, Pp. $ (cloth).This book was conceived as an effort to provide a political roadmap for the past century, charting where Chicago has been with its principal executive office, the mayoralty and its leading occupants, and where it may be going in the future.Descent of Political Theory: The Genealogy of an American Vocation (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, ); James Farr, John S.
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