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American ideals : founding a "Republic of Virtue" / Daniel N. Robinson.

Robinson, Daniel N., 1937- (Added Author). Teaching Company. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD 320.50973 ROB Discs 1-2 (Text) DVD 31951004296767 Main Floor - DVDs NonFiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD 320.50973 ROB Guidebook (Text) Book 31951004296775 Main Floor - DVDs NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1565858972
  • ISBN: 9781565858978
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (ii, 84 pages ; 22 cm).
  • Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., [2004]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
disc 1: Lecture 1. The Colonists as faithful subjects -- Lecture 2. Colonial constitutions and their inspiration -- Lecture 3. Who "founded" the United States? -- Lecture 4. Taxation without representation -- Lecture 5. The Declaration of Independence -- Lecture 6. The Royalist view of the revolution -- disc 2: Lecture 7. The Articles of Confederation -- Lecture 8. The Constitution of the United States, part 1 -- Lecture 9. The Constitution of the United States, part 2 -- Lecture 10. Publius -- Lecture 11. With liberty and justice for all -- Lecture 12. Paine and Burke.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Daniel N. Robinson, Oxford University.
Summary, etc.:
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 Note:
DVD; region 1.
Subject: Political science > United States > History.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States > Politics and government.
Genre: Video recordings.

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