The Social Order of a Frontier Community: Jacksonville, Illinois, 1825-70

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University of Illinois Press, 1983 - 289 páginas
 

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The Infant Community
18
Unpeaceable Kingdom
39
The Booster Ethos
62
Citizens and Strangers
92
The Boundaries of Culture
119
The Voluntary Community
156
Moral Government
194
Localism as Nationalism
227
Tables
261
Bibliographical Essay
273
Index
283
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Página 1 - Old America seems to be breaking up and moving westward. We are seldom out of sight, as we travel on this grand track towards the Ohio, of family groups behind and before us...
Página 2 - Both native settler and European immigrant saw in this free and competitive movement of the frontier the chance to break the bondage of social rank, and to rise to a higher plane of existence.

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