Class Conflict : The Pursuit and History of American Justice.
By: Leavitt, Gregory C.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Somerset : Routledge, 2013Copyright date: ©2013Description: 1 online resource (264 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781351528191.Subject(s): United States - Social conditionsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Class Conflict : The Pursuit and History of American JusticeDDC classification: 349.73 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. American Justice and Social Class: An Introduction -- Class Tensions and Justice Today -- An American Sense of Justice -- Class and Class Consciousness -- Critical Social Theory and Charles Beard's "New History -- The New History (and the Old) -- Macrological Studies -- The "Big Picture": The Agricultural Revolution, Social Inequality, and Justice -- 2. Eighteenth-Century America: The Pre-Revolutionary Era -- The Evolution of Republicanism: From the Merchant to the Common People -- The American Gentry -- The People -- Violent Confrontations -- The Tyranny of Taxation: The Social Class Glue -- 3. The Making of the Constitution -- The Federalists -- The Antifederalists -- The Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union -- Pre-Convention Meetings -- The Twelve -- 4. The Constitutional Convention -- Property Rights, Social Inequality, and Justice -- Secrecy and Government -- The Economic Principles of the Constitution -- The Supremacy Clause and Necessary and Proper Clause -- Judicial Review -- The Contract Clause -- War Powers -- Taxation -- The Structure of Representation: A Check on the People's House -- District Voting: All or Nothing and the Two-Party System -- Ratification of the Constitution -- 5. The Bill of Rights: Origins and Early Federalist Resistance -- The Jury: The Cornerstone of Liberty -- The Bill of Rights and Its Constitutional Status: Barron v. Baltimore (1833) -- The Fourteenth Amendment and the Incorporation of the Bill of Rights -- 6. The Rise of the Middle Class -- The Revolution and the Old Middle Class -- Post-Revolutionary America: The Federalists and Class Conflict -- The Democratic-Republican Party: Jeffersonian and Madisonian Democracy -- The Jeffersonian Revolution of 1800 and the Turn toward Popular Democracy.
The Industrial Revolution and the Rise of the New Middle Class -- Justice and the American Middle Class -- 7. The Party-Democratic Period: 1830s to 1930s -- Nineteenth-Century Class Conflict -- The Growing Labor Conflict of the Post Civil War -- The Progressive Era: Populism, Socialism, and Reform -- The National Civic Federation, the American Association for Labor Legislation, and the Defeat of Radical Labor -- Protective Labor Legislation, Business Regulation, Social Security, and the Recognition of Labor Unions -- 8. The American Justice and Due Process Revolutions -- Justice and the American Middle Class: Wolfe's "Class Morality Project -- Incorporation of the Bill of Rights: The Due Process Revolution and the Projection of Social Justice -- Criminal Justice System Reforms: Law Enforcement, Corrections, and Juvenile Justice -- 9. Class Conflict in the Early Twenty-First Century -- Class and Justice: A Conclusion -- References -- Index.
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