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The Resource Bonds of Affection : Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop, Jefferson, and Lincoln

Bonds of Affection : Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop, Jefferson, and Lincoln

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Bonds of Affection : Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop, Jefferson, and Lincoln
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Bonds of Affection
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Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop, Jefferson, and Lincoln
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Summary
Notions of Christian love, or charity, strongly shaped the political thought of John Winthrop, Thomas Jefferson, and Abraham Lincoln as each presided over a foundational moment in the development of American democracy. Matthew Holland examines how each figure interpreted and appropriated charity, revealing both the problems and possibilities of making it a political ideal. Holland first looks at early American literature and seminal speeches by Winthrop to show how the Puritan theology of this famed 17th century governor of the Massachusetts Colony (he who first envisioned America as a City up
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non fiction
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Religion & Politics
Bonds of Affection : Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop, Jefferson, and Lincoln
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Bonds of Affection : Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop, Jefferson, and Lincoln
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2tt31g
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online resource
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txt
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Contents
Acknowledgments; Prologue: ''Bonds of Affection'' -- Three Founding Moments; PART ONE: Winthrop and America's Point of Departure; PART TWO: Jefferson and the Founding; PART THREE: Lincoln and the Refounding of America; Conclusion: Bonds of Freedom; Bibliography; Index
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1 online resource (334 pages).
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9781589012776
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rdamedia
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c
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