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The Richmond Junto And Politics In Jacksonian Virginia, Wade Lee Shaffer Jan 1993

The Richmond Junto And Politics In Jacksonian Virginia, Wade Lee Shaffer

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

This dissertation offers the first full-length study of the Richmond Junto and its role in shaping politics in Virginia between 1815 and 1845. The Junto led the Jacksonian movement in Virginia and worked successfully to keep the state allied with the Democratic party of andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren until the early 1840s. The Junto represented an influential force in Virginia politics during this transitional period, and to a certain extent this small group of men, led by Thomas Ritchie, Peter V. Daniel, andrew Stevenson, William H. Roane, and Richard E. Parker, epitomized the state's response to the ...


Loyalists And Baconians: The Participants In Bacon's Rebellion In Virginia, 1676-1677, John Harold Sprinkle Jr. Jan 1992

Loyalists And Baconians: The Participants In Bacon's Rebellion In Virginia, 1676-1677, John Harold Sprinkle Jr.

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

Previous interpretations of Bacon's Rebellion in Virginia (1676-1677) have focused on either the competition between the two major participants, Governor William Berkeley or Councilor Nathaniel Bacon, or the social and economic causes of the uprising. This study presents a collective description of the participants from both sides of the rebellion: Loyalists and Baconians. Participant characteristics such as wealth, social status, officeholding, family life, and standard of living were compared in an attempt to distinguish individual reasons for rebellion or loyal service.;This research demonstrates that although all segments of colonial society were represented in the rebellion, both the Baconians ...


Symbolic Action As Politics: The Canadian Senate As A Political Symbol, Jay Marsh Price Jan 1992

Symbolic Action As Politics: The Canadian Senate As A Political Symbol, Jay Marsh Price

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Reviving The American Left: Erap And The Lid-Sds Conflict, Michael Patrick Bartos Jan 1992

Reviving The American Left: Erap And The Lid-Sds Conflict, Michael Patrick Bartos

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Collapse Of Communism In East Germany 1945-1990, Kimberly Anne Clarke Jan 1991

The Collapse Of Communism In East Germany 1945-1990, Kimberly Anne Clarke

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Comecon: Its Function As A Soviet Political Instrument, Lisa Elizabeth Yando Jan 1991

Comecon: Its Function As A Soviet Political Instrument, Lisa Elizabeth Yando

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


At The Core Of The Cold War: Soviet Foreign Policy And The German Question 1945-1990, Marc Randall Cheek Jan 1991

At The Core Of The Cold War: Soviet Foreign Policy And The German Question 1945-1990, Marc Randall Cheek

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Senator Harry F Byrd And The New Deal Reform Policy In Virginia, 1933-1938, Chitose Sato Jan 1991

Senator Harry F Byrd And The New Deal Reform Policy In Virginia, 1933-1938, Chitose Sato

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


A Republican Abroad: John Adams And The Diplomacy Of The American Revolution, Robert Wilmer Smith Jan 1991

A Republican Abroad: John Adams And The Diplomacy Of The American Revolution, Robert Wilmer Smith

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Womanpower In The Civil Rights Movement, Yvette Hutchinson Jan 1991

Womanpower In The Civil Rights Movement, Yvette Hutchinson

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Lights, Cameras, Quorum Call: A Legislative History Of Senate Television, Christopher John Maloney Jan 1990

Lights, Cameras, Quorum Call: A Legislative History Of Senate Television, Christopher John Maloney

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Impact Of The Military On Peru's Predemocritization, Michael Francis Plichta Jan 1990

The Impact Of The Military On Peru's Predemocritization, Michael Francis Plichta

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution: Mao Zedong's Quest For Revolutionary Immortality, Ronald R. Mcleod Jan 1990

The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution: Mao Zedong's Quest For Revolutionary Immortality, Ronald R. Mcleod

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Filling The Political Vacuum: The United States And Germany, 1944-1946, Stephen Haynes Lewis Jan 1990

Filling The Political Vacuum: The United States And Germany, 1944-1946, Stephen Haynes Lewis

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Quiet Diplomacy: President Eisenhower And Dien Bien Phu, William Stuart Maddox Jan 1990

The Quiet Diplomacy: President Eisenhower And Dien Bien Phu, William Stuart Maddox

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


"The Most Proper And Convenient Place": The Debate Over North Carolina's Seat Of Government, 1676-1791, Alan Ray Stokes Jan 1990

"The Most Proper And Convenient Place": The Debate Over North Carolina's Seat Of Government, 1676-1791, Alan Ray Stokes

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Peopling The Power Structure: Urban Oriented Officeholders In York County, Virginia 1699-1780, Linda Hunter Rowe Jan 1989

Peopling The Power Structure: Urban Oriented Officeholders In York County, Virginia 1699-1780, Linda Hunter Rowe

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Who Controlled Cruise?: The 1983 Deployment Of Cruise Missiles In The United Kingdom And The Post-1945 Anglo-American Special Relationship In Defense, Colin James Donald Jan 1989

Who Controlled Cruise?: The 1983 Deployment Of Cruise Missiles In The United Kingdom And The Post-1945 Anglo-American Special Relationship In Defense, Colin James Donald

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Rise Of The Socialist Party In France: A Study Of The National Relevance Of Local Elections As Illustrated By Lyon, Nantes And Rennes, Heather Allison Lehr Jan 1989

The Rise Of The Socialist Party In France: A Study Of The National Relevance Of Local Elections As Illustrated By Lyon, Nantes And Rennes, Heather Allison Lehr

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


"The Great Unappreciated Man": A Political Profile Of Alexander H H Stuart Of Virginia, Scott H. Harris Jan 1988

"The Great Unappreciated Man": A Political Profile Of Alexander H H Stuart Of Virginia, Scott H. Harris

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Pluralism And Genocide: Case Study Of The Genocide In Bangladesh, 1971, Nahleen Ahmed Jan 1987

Pluralism And Genocide: Case Study Of The Genocide In Bangladesh, 1971, Nahleen Ahmed

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Foreign Policy Of John Quincy Adams: A Study In Lockean Synthesis, Carl Anthony Hinton Jan 1987

The Foreign Policy Of John Quincy Adams: A Study In Lockean Synthesis, Carl Anthony Hinton

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Southern Attitudes Towards Europe During The Civil War, Kevin Quinlan Jan 1984

Southern Attitudes Towards Europe During The Civil War, Kevin Quinlan

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Quebec Nationalism And Separatism: A Study Of A Continuing Canadian Crisis, Robert Michael Berry Jan 1983

Quebec Nationalism And Separatism: A Study Of A Continuing Canadian Crisis, Robert Michael Berry

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Sino-Soviet Dispute In Africa, 1974-1978, Charles Andrew Waters Jan 1982

The Sino-Soviet Dispute In Africa, 1974-1978, Charles Andrew Waters

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Politics And Composition Of Henry Viii's Privy Council 1540--1547, Alan George Moore Jan 1982

The Politics And Composition Of Henry Viii's Privy Council 1540--1547, Alan George Moore

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Weather Underground: A Study In Mobilization, Paul Michael Pigulski Jan 1981

The Weather Underground: A Study In Mobilization, Paul Michael Pigulski

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Panama Canal Treaties: A Possible Exception To The Usual Relationship Between Public Opinion And Foreign Policy, Donna Sibley Johnston Jan 1978

The Panama Canal Treaties: A Possible Exception To The Usual Relationship Between Public Opinion And Foreign Policy, Donna Sibley Johnston

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Deutschnationale Volkspartei And The Dawes Plan, 1923--1924, William Phillip Bradley Jan 1978

The Deutschnationale Volkspartei And The Dawes Plan, 1923--1924, William Phillip Bradley

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Mythical Monolith: American China Policy And The Sino-Soviet Split, 1945--1972, Rhonda Smither Blunt Jan 1978

The Mythical Monolith: American China Policy And The Sino-Soviet Split, 1945--1972, Rhonda Smither Blunt

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.