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Moral Minorities and the Making of American Democracy$

Kyle G. Volk

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199371914

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199371914.001.0001

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  • An earlier version of Chapter 3 was published as “The Perils of ‘Pure Democracy’: Minority
  • Rights, Liquor Politics, and Popular Sovereignty in Antebellum America,” Journal of the Early
  • Republic 29 (2009), 641–679.
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  • Moral minorities and the making of American democracy / Kyle G. Volk.
  • pages cm
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • ISBN 978–0–19–937191–4 (hardback : acid-free paper) 1. Minorities—Civil rights—United
  • States—History—19th century. 2. Minorities—Political activity—United States—History—19th
  • century. 3. United States—Politics and government—1845–1861. 4. Democracy—United
  • States—History—19th century. 5. Political participation—United States—History—19th
  • century. 6. Dissenters—United States—History—19th century. 7. United States—
  • Moral conditions—History—19th century. 8. United States—Social conditions—19th
  • century. 9. United States—Ethnic relations—History—19th century. I. Title.
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