Origins of American political parties, 1789-1803 / John F. Hoadley.

The first appearance of parties on the American political scene has been a subject of debate in both history and political science; most scholars have argued that parties did not develop until the nineteenth century. John F. Hoadley challenges that conclusion, arguing convincingly that substantial p...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hoadley, John F., 1951-
Format: Book
Published: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©1986.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Concept of Party; 2. The Historical Tradition; 3. The Development of Electoral Institutions; 4. Party Institutions in Congress; 5. Spatial Analysis of Party Development; 6. Factionalism in the Early Years, 1789-1793; 7. Polarization and Party Politics, 1793-1797; 8. Partisan Competition in Congress, 1797-1803; 9. Political Parties in Eighteenth-Century America; Appendix A. Party Affiliation of Members of Congress; Appendix B. Representing Individual Roll Calls in Spatial Configurations.
  • NotesBibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y.