Martin, Robert W. T. 1967-

Government by dissent : protest, resistance, and radical democratic thought in the early American republic / Robert W.T. Martin. - New York : New York University Press, 2013. - 1 online resource - JSTOR eBooks .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Regulation not rebellion : from "rough music" to democratic disorder -- "Secret plodders" : anti-federalism, anonymity, and the struggle for democratic dissent -- Institutionalizing counterpublicity : the democratic societies of the 1790s -- James Madison : public opinion and dissentient democracy -- "Salutary collisions" and multiple discourses : a farmer, two lawyers, and one unknown democrat -- "The saucy sons of enquiry" : Thomas Cooper and democratic dissent.

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