This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: 4. Agriculture involves a lot of philosophy. Agrarianism: human values are tied to the land. Use the example of how good citizens farmers are compared to urban citizens. American dream? Not applied to Jefferson. Why subsidize U.S. farmers? Better to pay them not to grow so the price wont go up. The U.S. population has been shifted to urban areas. This means that the members of the House of Representatives are all urban citizens so they dont know what urban (farming) life is. The validity is decreasing because less and less people come from urban areas. Newbill ask him about farming. Comparison between rural and urban areas. Thoroughly read Thomas Jeffersons ideas on agrarianism. Is agrarianism sufficient to sustain the U.S. market?...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 04/11/2008 for the course AAEC 1005 taught by Professor Mjellerbrock during the Fall '07 term at Virginia Tech.
- Fall '07