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Author Robinson, Daniel N., 1937-

Title American ideals [videorecording] : founding a "Republic of Virtue" / Daniel N. Robinson.

Imprint Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    320.973 ROB    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (22 cm.)
Series The great courses
Great courses (DVD)
Contents lecture 1. The Colonists as faithful subjects -- lecture 2. Colonial constitutions and their inspiration -- lecture 3. Who "founded" the United Sates? -- lecture 4. Taxation without representation -- lecture 5. The Declaration of independence -- lecture 6. The Royalist view of the revolution -- lecture 7. The Articles of confederation -- lecture 8. The Constitution of the United States, pt. 1 -- lecture 9. The Constitution of the United States, pt. 2 -- lecture 10. Publius -- lecture 11. With liberty and justice for all -- lecture 12. Paine and Burke.
Performer Lecturer: Daniel N. Robinson, Oxford University.
Summary Explores the principles that guided the founding of the United States, the conditions that led to the break with Great Britain, and the creation of such founding documents as the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution.
System Details DVD, region 1.
Subject Political science -- United States -- History.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States -- Politics and government.
Added Author Teaching Company.
Added Title Republic of Virtue
ISBN 1565858972 : $199.95
Music No. 4855 Teaching Company

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