12.15- Review Session Notes

12.15 Review - Review Session(Section Broad Themes of the Class-the course of progressive liberalism-Lockean liberalism-ebb and flow of power of

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12/15/08 Review Session (Section) Broad Themes of the Class -the course of progressive liberalism -Lockean liberalism -ebb and flow of power of liberalism -tension between strong government and small civil society -articles of confederation vs. constitution -anti-federalists vs. federalists -the historic post-civil war flip-flop -before the civil war, progressives were anti-government -after the civil war, progressives saw government as an ally of the poor -American egalitarianism -produces different forms of populism throughout American history -anti-intellectualism -absence of a strong leftist/communist movement -socialism never appeared as a real alternative to capitalism in America -centrality of the “race of life” -protestant Christianity secularized -Adam Smith -America’s “historical mission” -Winthrop’s “Beacon on the Hill” -Payne’s “Asylum for Freedom” -manifest destiny and expansionism -imperialism, New Nationalism, and Teddy Roosevelt Jacksonianism -proponent of the democratization of America
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12.15 Review - Review Session(Section Broad Themes of the Class-the course of progressive liberalism-Lockean liberalism-ebb and flow of power of

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