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Sectionalism and American Political Development, 1880-1980

Richard Franklin Bensel

Sectionalism and American Political Development, 1880-1980

by Richard Franklin Bensel

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Wisconsin Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political structure & processes,
  • U.S. Political History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Congress,
  • History,
  • House,
  • United States,
  • Voting

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages520
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10316888M
    ISBN 100299098346
    ISBN 109780299098346
    OCLC/WorldCa233932908

      A handful of books published in the past two decades suggest how integration can be accomplished. In Sectionalism and American Political Development –, Richard Bensel () situates the internal development of Congress within the larger context of sectional tensions between the “industrial northern core” and the. Alexander Keyssar, The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States (New York: Basic Books, ), p. ; Richard Bensel, Sectionalism and American Political Development – (Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, ), p. Author: Stephen Tuck.

    Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, vol, number 3, July 1, in what ways are american political parties weaker than they used to be? -not as effective in mobilizing voters as in other democratic nations -declined because of laws and government practices that took over party functions (voting, elections), loss of commitment to party identification, decentralization.

    I would like to suggest that two books be added to the references: ″Storm Over Rangelands″, by Wayne Hage ″Sectionalism and American Political Development″, , by Richard Bensel [Quoted by Hage above]. APA Citation. Bensel, Richard Franklin. () Sectionalism and American political development, /Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, MLA Citation.


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Sectionalism and American Political Development, by Richard Franklin Bensel (Author)Cited by: Sectionalism and American Political Development, Hardcover – October 1, by Richard Franklin Bensel (Author)Cited by: Sectionalism and American political development, Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard Franklin Bensel.

Review of: Sectionalism and American Political Development, Bensel, Richard Franklin. This article discusses sectionalism in Congress and its impact on congressional development. Unlike the presidency which unites the nation into a single constituency, members of Congress represent geographically distinct districts and states.

Due to the large and diverse political economy of the U.S., the way members of Congress and the Senate have represented their Cited by: 2. Further study Readings and Links.

Suggested Reading. Bensel, Richard. Sectionalism and American Political Development: – Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, A look at the effects of sectionalism on American history.

Dye, Thomas R. American. Political sectionalism in past and contemporary American society is examined by way of elections to and roll call voting behavior within the United States Congress. A recent electoral study of the House of Representatives and Senate reveals that sectional parties were prevalent throughout much 1880-1980 book American history, but have diminished in the Cited by: 5.

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Agnew. Pages:   The American Party Systems: Stages of Political Development (New York: Oxford University Press, ), –51; Van Riper and Scheiber, ”The Confederate Civil Service,” Patronage, as pointed out above in the text, is a relatively primitive mode of recruitment and, because of the incompetence and corruption that often attends its use, can Cited by: 7.

Sectionalism has affected American politics since the Revolutionary War when the New England merchants and bankers had different ideas on monetary policy than the poor farmers.

Sectionalism is a difference of opinion due to regional, religious, or ethnic differences. Constitutional Development in Alabama, – a Study in Politics, the Negro, and Sectionalism.

(James Sprunt Studies in History and Political Science, v. 37) Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, viii, p. THE ANNALS OF IOWA. Sectionalism and American Political Development,by Richard Franklin Bensel.

Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, XX, pp. Maps, figures, tables, notes, appendix, index. $ cloth. Can you take the pulse of the nation's politics from the Congress of the United States. Since its publication inPlunkitt of Tammany Hall has given generations of students a passport into the world of controversy, conflict, corruption, and color that surrounded urban political machines at their zenith.

The full text of William Riordon's book is supported here by nine primary documents that place both the book and its subject into context.4/5(1).

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Bensel (Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, ) pp. $ In this interesting book, Bensel advances two primary claims. First, he argues that "regional competition has been 'fundamental' within the American political system-fundamental in the sense that other per. Mink, Gwendolyn () Old Labor and New Immigrants in American Political Development: Union, Party, and State, – Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Moore, Barrington Jr. () Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Lord and Peasant in the Making of the Modern by: 7. It started with the creation of parties. Thomas Jefferson started the Anti-Federalist Party that would eventually evolve into Andrew Jackson’s Democratic Party.

Policies were issued and the two party system started to collapse and sectionalism started to rise. Instead of Democrat versus Whig, it was North Versus South.

Sectionalism and American Political Development, – By Richard F. Bensel. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, Pp.

xx, $ Congress and the emergence of sectionalism: from the Missouri Compromise to the age of Jackson / Published c Sectionalism and American political development, / Book. Add to favorites. Southern unionist pamphlets and the Civil War. Published c. This book is Volume V of A History of the South, a ten-volume series designed to present a thoroughly balanced history of all the complex aspects of the South’s culture from to the present.

Like its companion volumes, The Development of Southern Sectionalism was written by an outstanding student of Southern history/5.This book is Volume V of A History of the South, a ten-volume series designed to present a thoroughly balanced history of all the complex aspects of the South’s culture from to the present.

Like its companion volumes, The Development of Southern Sectionalism was written by an outstanding student of Southern history.tensions in impacting political struggle.

In his seminal work on the subject, Sectionalism and American Political Development, (), Bensel analyzed selected roll call votes in the House of Representatives and concluded that sectionalism is one of the “primal causes” of American political Size: KB.