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Chants Democratic

New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class, 1788-1850 (Galaxy Books)

by Sean Wilentz

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7386295M
ISBN 100195040120
ISBN 109780195040128

Get this from a library! Chants democratic: New York City and the rise of the American working class, [Sean Wilentz] -- This text provides a panoramic chronicle of New York City's labour strife, social movements and political turmoil in the eras of Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Wilentz’s initial foray into the story of democracy’s rise came with his first book, “Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class, ” (), in Author: Jill Lepore.

  [Read book] Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class   In Chants Democratic, New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class, , Sean Wilentz describes the process of "metropolitan industrialization" - aka the alienation of labor - and its impact on emerging class relationships in New York during the Jacksonian particular, he's interested in the development of class consciousness among the city's artisans.

The Walt Whitman Archive. CHANTS DEMOCRATIC. ranks on the book-shelves, the clock attached to the wall, The ring on your finger, the lady's wristlet, the scent- powder, the druggist's vials and jars, the draught of lager-beer, The etui of surgical instruments, the etui of oculist's. Chants Democratic is a fascinating reinterpretation of the origins and development of our nation's working class, as seen through the politics, culture, and ideas of New York City during the Jacksonian period. Here, Wilentz explores the dramatic social and intellectual changes that accompanied early industrialization in New York.


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Thoughts on politics, cities and the state of American life, culture and economics, from the perspective of a pragmatic lefty historian. "Chants Democratic" comes from "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman, the avatar of American Democracy.

"Chants Democratic" was his first book, published in the s. It is also superb. Many Americans today may take for granted that capitalis I read this book not because I Chants Democratic book particularly interested in labor history, although it is a fascinating and important subject with contemporary overtones/5.

"The best book yet written about the emergence Chants Democratic book New York City's working class and a major contribution to American working-class history."--The New Republic "[Chants Democratic] has no equal in breadth of subject, grace of style or acuity of interpretation."--The NationCited by: Since its publication inChants Democratic has endured as a classic narrative on labor and the rise of American democracy.

In it, Sean Wilentz explores the dramatic social and intellectual changes that accompanied early industrialization in New York. He provides a panoramic chronicle of New York City's labor strife, social movements, and political turmoil in the eras of Thomas Jefferson.

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Since its publication inChants Democratic has endured as a classic narrative on labor and the rise of American democracy. In it, Sean Wilentz explores the dramatic social and intellectual changes that accompanied early industrialization in New York. He provides a panoramic chronicle of New York City's labor strife, social movements, and political turmoil in the eras of Thomas Jefferson.

Chants Democratic is a fascinating reinterpretation of the origins and development of our nation's working class, as seen through the politics, culture, and ideas of New York City during the Jacksonian period. Here, Wilentz explores the dramatic social and intellectual changes that accompanied early industrialization in New York.

Wilentz examines the significant roles played by immigration. "The best book yet written about the emergence of New York City's working class and a major contribution to American working-class history."—The New Republic "[Chants Democratic] has no equal in breadth of subject, grace of style or acuity of interpretation."—The NationBook Edition:   Wilentz, Sean.

Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class, New York: Oxford University Press, In this book, Sean Wilentz argues that between the American Revolution and the end of the American Civil War a working class emerged in American society, but that in New York City this.

Chants Democratic asserts that beginning with the market and transportation revolutions of the s (notably the completion of the Erie Canal which helped to cement New York’s position as one of the premier manufacturing centers in the world) altered the relationships between journeymen and.

Chants Democratic is a fascinating reinterpretation of the origins and development of our nation's working class, as seen through the politics, culture, and ideas of New York City during the Jacksonian period. Here, Wilentz explores the dramatic social and intellectual changes that accompanied early industrialization in New by:   I read "Chants Democratic" because I wanted to again share company with one of the best U.S historians alive: Sean Wilentz.

His "The Rise of American Democracy" is the best U.S history book I've ever read. "Chants Democratic" was his first book, published in the s/5(11). Chants Democratic Thoughts on politics, cities and the state of American life, culture and economics, from the perspective of a pragmatic lefty historian.

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