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128 terms
American Heritage
Robber Barons
Trusts
Market Weaknesses
Externalities
leaders of large corporations and trusts to reflect their pow…
a business entity created with the intent to form a monopoly…
Externalities, Public Goods, Economic Injustice/Inequality, E…
Something that will effect a 3rd party... □ Person A sells car t…
Robber Barons
leaders of large corporations and trusts to reflect their pow…
Trusts
a business entity created with the intent to form a monopoly…
American Heritage
Sovereignty
Human Predicament Cycle
Political Legitimacy
Theocracy
Ultimate political power-having the final say
Tyranny-revolution-anarchy-competing groups
Ruling by a sanction higher than stark necesity
Divinely inspired rule, or rule by religion
Sovereignty
Ultimate political power-having the final say
Human Predicament Cycle
Tyranny-revolution-anarchy-competing groups
46 terms
American Heritage
According to E.J. Dionne, what 2 ideas…
We can't agree on who we are because w…
What is the idea behind the long conse…
Writer of "A Model of Christian Charit…
Love of individualism and Reverence for community
who we've been
That we used to stand in agreeance on different subjects (the…
John Winthrop (Puritan Governor). "The City Upon a Hill"- the…
According to E.J. Dionne, what 2 ideas…
Love of individualism and Reverence for community
We can't agree on who we are because w…
who we've been
129 terms
American Heritage
3 Aspects of Justice
Which is preferable, Tyranny or Anarchy?
Plato
Founding
Welfare... Freedom... Virtue
Tyranny
Humans left free will naturally cultivate virtue.
Deliberate act of creating a system of government that benefi…
3 Aspects of Justice
Welfare... Freedom... Virtue
Which is preferable, Tyranny or Anarchy?
Tyranny
19 terms
American Heritage Chapter 2
Christopher Columbus
Corporate communities
John Rolfe
Indentured servitude
1451-1506 Genoese mariner who discovered the Americas while s…
Colonial settlements established for economic or financial pu…
1585-1622 Virginia colonist who pioneered the cultivation of…
Land owners would pay the passage of those willing to come to…
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506 Genoese mariner who discovered the Americas while s…
Corporate communities
Colonial settlements established for economic or financial pu…
23 terms
American Heritage Chapter 3
King James I of England
John Locke
Whig Party
Second Treatise of Government
1566-1625 The first to style himself King of Great Britain. h…
1632-1704 English philosopher whose Treatise of Government es…
England's first political party, organized in political oppos…
John Locke's work arguing that true political authority comes…
King James I of England
1566-1625 The first to style himself King of Great Britain. h…
John Locke
1632-1704 English philosopher whose Treatise of Government es…
19 terms
American Heritage Chapter 2
Christopher Columbus
Corporate communities
John Rolfe
Indentured servitude
1451-1506 Genoese mariner who discovered the Americas while s…
Colonial settlements established for economic or financial pu…
1585-1622 Virginia colonist who pioneered the cultivation of…
Land owners would pay the passage of those willing to come to…
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506 Genoese mariner who discovered the Americas while s…
Corporate communities
Colonial settlements established for economic or financial pu…
34 terms
American Heritage Chapter 1
Founding
Patria
Republic
Heritage
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
A sense of homeland
From Latin meaning "the public thing" when citizens of the po…
The traditions, beliefs, principles,events, etc. that we inhe…
Founding
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
Patria
A sense of homeland
32 terms
American Heritage Chapter 4
Adam Smith
Mercantilism
Command System
Navigation Acts
1723-1790 Scottish philosopher and economist who wrote "The W…
An economic theory that emphasized the importance of stockpil…
An economic system in which the allocation of resources is he…
economic regulations passed by British Parliament to enforce…
Adam Smith
1723-1790 Scottish philosopher and economist who wrote "The W…
Mercantilism
An economic theory that emphasized the importance of stockpil…
79 terms
American Heritage Midterm 1
Dionne
Two Core Values that drive nation- dio…
founding definition
two common outcomes of founding
Introduction to Divine Political Heart
love of individualism... respect of community
a conscious deliberate act of creating a system of government
anarchy... tyranny
Dionne
Introduction to Divine Political Heart
Two Core Values that drive nation- dio…
love of individualism... respect of community
34 terms
American Heritage Chapter 1
Founding
Patria
Republic
Heritage
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
A sense of homeland
From Latin meaning "the public thing" when citizens of the po…
The traditions, beliefs, principles,events, etc. that we inhe…
Founding
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
Patria
A sense of homeland
34 terms
American Heritage
"When individual liberty and the commo…
The emphasis we place on individualism…
"Freedom cannot be maintained in a mon…
"In times of emergency, government can…
-Woodward
-understanding of freedom... -our beliefs about the proper role…
-Nisbet
-Crist
"When individual liberty and the commo…
-Woodward
The emphasis we place on individualism…
-understanding of freedom... -our beliefs about the proper role…
32 terms
American Heritage Chapter 4
Adam Smith
Mercantilism
Command System
Navigation Acts
1723-1790 Scottish philosopher and economist who wrote "The W…
An economic theory that emphasized the importance of stockpil…
An economic system in which the allocation of resources is he…
economic regulations passed by British Parliament to enforce…
Adam Smith
1723-1790 Scottish philosopher and economist who wrote "The W…
Mercantilism
An economic theory that emphasized the importance of stockpil…
23 terms
American Heritage Chapter 3
King James I of England
John Locke
Whig Party
Second Treatise of Government
1566-1625 The first to style himself King of Great Britain. h…
1632-1704 English philosopher whose Treatise of Government es…
England's first political party, organized in political oppos…
John Locke's work arguing that true political authority comes…
King James I of England
1566-1625 The first to style himself King of Great Britain. h…
John Locke
1632-1704 English philosopher whose Treatise of Government es…
16 terms
American Heritage Chapter 5
Taxation without representation
Tea Act
Boston Tea Party
Committees of Correspondence
Rallying cry of the colonists during the Revolutionary period…
Legislation passed by the British Government in 1773 designed…
On December 16, 1773 American colonists protested the British…
Groups organized by local colonial governments for the purpos…
Taxation without representation
Rallying cry of the colonists during the Revolutionary period…
Tea Act
Legislation passed by the British Government in 1773 designed…
33 terms
American Heritage
John Locke... Prob: how do we have a fair…
James Herrington... Prob: 17th century, p…
Locke vs King James
Puritans objectives
John Locke "what is fair?"> State of nature> ownership> Gov't…
People aren't virtuous. Best form of gov't? (after war)... 1... few…
Natural Laws vs. Divine Right/ Great Chain of Being
Serve... City on a hill... Close knit... Create successful society wit…
John Locke... Prob: how do we have a fair…
John Locke "what is fair?"> State of nature> ownership> Gov't…
James Herrington... Prob: 17th century, p…
People aren't virtuous. Best form of gov't? (after war)... 1... few…
83 terms
American Heritage
Sovereignty
Revolution
Arete
Theocracy
ultimate political power-having the final say
a means of removing tyranny from power; part of the human pre…
greek term for human virtue, the backbone of Republican moral…
divinely inspired rule, or rule by religion
Sovereignty
ultimate political power-having the final say
Revolution
a means of removing tyranny from power; part of the human pre…
American Heritage
Dionne's Definition of Shaping Humans
Our emphasis on Individualism/communit…
Founding
Sovereignty
Love of individualism and reverence for community
Understanding of freedom and our beliefs about the role of go…
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of government
Ultimate political power within a jurisdiciton
Dionne's Definition of Shaping Humans
Love of individualism and reverence for community
Our emphasis on Individualism/communit…
Understanding of freedom and our beliefs about the role of go…
91 terms
American Heritage
Sovereignty
Human Predicament
Despot
Revolution
Ultimate political power - having the final say
The cycle from tyranny to anarchy, to which sovereign power a…
A rule exercising absolute power
A means of removing tyranny from power; part of the human pre…
Sovereignty
Ultimate political power - having the final say
Human Predicament
The cycle from tyranny to anarchy, to which sovereign power a…
American Heritage
Our divided political heart
Ind. vs. comm... What form of government…
Mayflower Compact
Social Contact... How to form covenant co…
EJ Dionne
Our divided political heart
Pilgrims 1620
Mayflower Compact
Our divided political heart
EJ Dionne
Ind. vs. comm... What form of government…
Our divided political heart
29 terms
American Heritage
Human Predicament
Tyranny
Anarchy
Competing Groups
Tyranny -> Revolution -> Anarchy -> Competing Groups
one person has all of the power
no one person has power - mass disorder
Fight for power while in anarchy
Human Predicament
Tyranny -> Revolution -> Anarchy -> Competing Groups
Tyranny
one person has all of the power
14 terms
American Heritage
Popular Sovereignty
King Cotton
Expansion causes slavery to do what?
Missouri Compromise
the right to each state to choose whether it will be a slave…
The South's need for slave labor on large plantations
Reignite as a national issue
1820 Maine enters the union as a free state and Missouri as a…
Popular Sovereignty
the right to each state to choose whether it will be a slave…
King Cotton
The South's need for slave labor on large plantations
21 terms
American Heritage
According to the Constitution, who has…
What does James Madison cite as the mo…
In the election of 1800, Thomas Jeffer…
Which of the following best represents…
Senate
Unequal distribution of property
The House of Representatives votes to elect the president, wi…
In a large republic, too much diversity of interests, manners…
According to the Constitution, who has…
Senate
What does James Madison cite as the mo…
Unequal distribution of property
39 terms
American Heritage
Prosper
Declaration of Independence
Militia
Minutemen
To succeed
The document that declares our independence from England
A small army of citizens ready at short notice to fight in a…
The militia in the Revolutionary War
Prosper
To succeed
Declaration of Independence
The document that declares our independence from England
24 terms
American heritage
What contributes to a good society?
Legitmacy
Why did peope want kings?
Joint stock company
King james-needs king... Winthrop- joint stock ... Natural & civil…
Right to a governed society ... James: divine right of kings
Protection enforce religion, church and state are the same
Everyone buys a part, owns a part, has a vote... Winthrop
What contributes to a good society?
King james-needs king... Winthrop- joint stock ... Natural & civil…
Legitmacy
Right to a governed society ... James: divine right of kings
American Heritage Final
Robert E Lee
Confederacy
George B McClellan
Antietam
Confederate general and commander of the Army of Northern VA…
Alliance of southern states that seceded from the Union over…
Union General who failed to press his advantage at the Battle…
A severe Civil War battle that took place on September 17, 18…
Robert E Lee
Confederate general and commander of the Army of Northern VA…
Confederacy
Alliance of southern states that seceded from the Union over…
American Heritage Test 2
Can a powerful, central government spr…
"If respect is to be paid to the opini…
"It is natural to a republic to have o…
The Small Republic Argument
traditional answer was an emphatic no!
(Brutus)
(Montesquieu)
1. The Example of History... 2. Diversity and the Common Good... 3.…
Can a powerful, central government spr…
traditional answer was an emphatic no!
"If respect is to be paid to the opini…
(Brutus)
American Heritage Exam 1
Founding
Sovereignty
Good or just society principles
who defined the 3 criteria for the goo…
conscious deliberate act of creating a system of gov
final say, ultimate political power
freedom, virtue, or welfare
Sandel
Founding
conscious deliberate act of creating a system of gov
Sovereignty
final say, ultimate political power
American Heritage Quotes
Men are qualified for civil liberty in…
"There is something within man which u…
That government is best which governs…
Peoples always bear the marks of their…
Edmund Burke... People are motivated largely by self-interest, b…
David O. McKay
Thomas Jefferson
Alexis De Tocqueville... (Democracy in America)
Men are qualified for civil liberty in…
Edmund Burke... People are motivated largely by self-interest, b…
"There is something within man which u…
David O. McKay
81 terms
American Heritage Exam 1
Founding
Republic
Sovereignty
Brown vs. Board of Education
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
Popular consent, citizens of the state govern themselves rath…
Ultimate power, the final say ... Required in a gov't, leaders h…
Example of sovereignty. Arkansas National Guard blocked 9 bla…
Founding
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
Republic
Popular consent, citizens of the state govern themselves rath…
5 terms
American Heritage
publisher
Louisa May Alcott
What is the Alcott's key to happiness
What was the name of Louisa Alcott's m…
a company that prepares and prints books and magazines.
Famous writer of little women and other children's books
Helping others
Little Women
publisher
a company that prepares and prints books and magazines.
Louisa May Alcott
Famous writer of little women and other children's books
82 terms
American Heritage Unit 3
First Inaugural ... Roosevelt
I Have A Dream... Martin Luther King Jr.
The Ballot or the Bullet... Malcolm X
1st Amendment
put people to work by recruiting the government ... treat as eme…
King argues that the problem is not with the founding ideals,…
Fight for racial freedom at whatever cause
Freedom of speech, press, assembly, petition, and religion
First Inaugural ... Roosevelt
put people to work by recruiting the government ... treat as eme…
I Have A Dream... Martin Luther King Jr.
King argues that the problem is not with the founding ideals,…
american heritage test 2
Federalist Papers were written by who?…
Federalist 10
Federalist 51
Federalist 78
John Jay, Madison, and Hamilton
Madison... Factions in a large republic, no majority tyranny by…
Madison... Separation of Powers-"Ambition against ambition." Che…
Judicial Review, Executive: power of the sword(commander in c…
Federalist Papers were written by who?…
John Jay, Madison, and Hamilton
Federalist 10
Madison... Factions in a large republic, no majority tyranny by…
93 terms
American Heritage Exam 1
Common Sense
American Crisis
A Christian at his Calling
A Divided Political Heart
Thomas Paine (1776)... Don't need Britain
Thomas Paine (December 1776)... Inspiration for troops
Mather... Morality and Virtue is #1
EJ Dionne... Individualism v Community... Fear of decline
Common Sense
Thomas Paine (1776)... Don't need Britain
American Crisis
Thomas Paine (December 1776)... Inspiration for troops
90 terms
American Heritage
First Amendment
Second Amendment
Third Amendment
Fourth Amendment
Freedom of speech, religion, assembly, petition, press.
Right to bear arms
No quartering of soldiers
Protection against unreasonable search and seizure
First Amendment
Freedom of speech, religion, assembly, petition, press.
Second Amendment
Right to bear arms
47 terms
American Heritage: Exam 3
Spanish American War
Anti-Imperialist League
Woodrow Wilson
Lusitania
War fought between the US and Spain in Cuba and the Philippin…
An organization opposed to the new imperialism of America. Me…
28th president of the United States, known for World War I le…
British liner that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boats i…
Spanish American War
War fought between the US and Spain in Cuba and the Philippin…
Anti-Imperialist League
An organization opposed to the new imperialism of America. Me…
American Heritage
EJ Dionne
Colin Woodward
Cotton Mather
John Winthrop
Our Divided Political Heart
Maintaining Freedom
A Christian At His Calling
A Model Of Christian Charity
EJ Dionne
Our Divided Political Heart
Colin Woodward
Maintaining Freedom
43 terms
american heritage test 2
jack rakove
brutus 1
thomas jefferson
james madison and the creation of the…
James madison and the creation of the american republic ch5 & 6
tlaks about the constitution will not work and that you canno…
letter to james madison
talks about the creation of teh constitution and how madison…
jack rakove
James madison and the creation of the american republic ch5 & 6
brutus 1
tlaks about the constitution will not work and that you canno…
12 terms
Chapter 2 - American Heritage
What happened at Roanoke? (what did th…
Richard Hakluyt (how did his writings…
Indentured servant (what is an indentu…
Jamestown (when was it settled? What w…
It seemed clear that it would require more planning and econo…
That English Settlements would strike a blow against Spain's…
Someone who would have there passage paid for in exchange for…
1607, Disease and lack of food, A quarrelsome band of gentlem…
What happened at Roanoke? (what did th…
It seemed clear that it would require more planning and econo…
Richard Hakluyt (how did his writings…
That English Settlements would strike a blow against Spain's…
63 terms
American Heritage
Imperfect Information
Monopoly
Public Goods
Externalities
Exchanges are made that aren't beneficial because they are no…
The monopolist restricts exchange to raise price and profits,…
Goods consumed where one individual does not diminish the amo…
Some costs and benefits go to third parties no involved. Some…
Imperfect Information
Exchanges are made that aren't beneficial because they are no…
Monopoly
The monopolist restricts exchange to raise price and profits,…
Chapter 3 - American Heritage
Mercantilism (what are the key tenets…
Navigation Act (how is the Navigation…
William Penn (what was Penn's vision f…
Origins of American slavery (what was…
Government should regulate economic activity so as to promote…
All of the Colonies main goods had to be transported on Engli…
He wanted Pennsylvania to be a place of refuge for those faci…
Plantation slavery was mass slavery and rigidly enforced. Nat…
Mercantilism (what are the key tenets…
Government should regulate economic activity so as to promote…
Navigation Act (how is the Navigation…
All of the Colonies main goods had to be transported on Engli…
American Heritage section 3
Deep Change
Boosterism
Popular Government
Democratic Revolution
Fundamental alteration in the way life is lived. Usually unno…
Promoting one's town or city, sometimes in an excessive or ex…
"Government of the people, by the people, for the people."
Change in political power by the voting of the people
Deep Change
Fundamental alteration in the way life is lived. Usually unno…
Boosterism
Promoting one's town or city, sometimes in an excessive or ex…
36 terms
American Heritage Test 2
deep change
yooooo
1. Alphie is working on an essay for h…
2. According to City upon a Hill, all…
fundamental shift in society
Mr. White
Freedom of expression outlined in the First Amendment.
The Constitution did not create a strong enough central gover…
deep change
fundamental shift in society
yooooo
Mr. White
122 terms
American Heritage Unit 1
The textbook describes two main types…
From "A Model of Christian Charity," a…
Which of the following events or serie…
Julie and her college roommates all wo…
Covenant communities were founded on religious values and wer…
To allow God to show His power among men.... To hold conformity…
Frustrated with corruption in the government of Sudan, the pe…
All of them in their various positions are fulfilling their d…
The textbook describes two main types…
Covenant communities were founded on religious values and wer…
From "A Model of Christian Charity," a…
To allow God to show His power among men.... To hold conformity…
14 terms
American Heritage Chapter 18
Muckrakers (the use of journalist skil…
Who wrote The Jungle?
Public outrage of The Jungle led direc…
American socialist party (what kind of…
Expose the underside of American Life.
Upton Sinclair
The Pure Food and Drug Act
Free College Education, Legislation to improve the condition…
Muckrakers (the use of journalist skil…
Expose the underside of American Life.
Who wrote The Jungle?
Upton Sinclair
Final Exam American Heritage
McCulloch V. Maryland
Gibbons V. Ogden
Katzenbach V. McCLung
Dred Scott
Helped establish how powers are distributed between the feder…
A state cannot grant exclusive rights to navigate in its wate…
Commerce
2 very distinctive parts:... 1) Roger Taney slaves are not citiz…
McCulloch V. Maryland
Helped establish how powers are distributed between the feder…
Gibbons V. Ogden
A state cannot grant exclusive rights to navigate in its wate…
American Heritage Chapter 11
What does the phrase "peculiar institu…
Economic causes of slavery: what were…
Proslavery arguments: what, other than…
George Fitzhugh: how specifically did…
Slavery
Cotton, Plantations, Invention of the Cotton Gin. Most of the…
The Bible, Slavery meant guaranteed Equality for whites, Slav…
That Universal liberty was the exception not the rule.
What does the phrase "peculiar institu…
Slavery
Economic causes of slavery: what were…
Cotton, Plantations, Invention of the Cotton Gin. Most of the…
129 terms
American Heritage
3 Aspects of Justice
Which is preferable, Tyranny or Anarchy?
Plato
Founding
Welfare... Freedom... Virtue
Tyranny
Humans left free will naturally cultivate virtue.
Deliberate act of creating a system of government that benefi…
3 Aspects of Justice
Welfare... Freedom... Virtue
Which is preferable, Tyranny or Anarchy?
Tyranny
12 terms
American Heritage Chapter 21
In 1921, FDR contracted _______ (what…
What is the "First New Deal" (warning:…
FDR created three new agencies, includ…
What was the purpose of the National R…
Polio
Balancing the federal budget, or the AAA, NRA, and CCC
NRA- National Recovery Administration... AAA- Agricultural Adjus…
Work with groups of business leaders to establish industry co…
In 1921, FDR contracted _______ (what…
Polio
What is the "First New Deal" (warning:…
Balancing the federal budget, or the AAA, NRA, and CCC
American Heritage Exam 2
"An enlightened zeal for the energy an…
"the vigor of the government is essent…
"a dangerous ambition more often lurks…
"Among the numerous advantages promise…
Federalist Paper 1 by Alexander Hamilton
Federalist Paper 1 by Alexander Hamilton
Federalist Paper 1 by Alexander Hamilton
Federalist Paper 10 by James Madison
"An enlightened zeal for the energy an…
Federalist Paper 1 by Alexander Hamilton
"the vigor of the government is essent…
Federalist Paper 1 by Alexander Hamilton
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