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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
87 terms
American Heritage
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd amendment
4th amendment
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, petition. RSPAP
Right to bear arms.
Quartering of soldiers.
Search and seizures
1st Amendment
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, petition. RSPAP
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms.
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…
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
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…
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…
173 terms
American Heritage Final Review
Human Predicament Cycle
Human Nature (Self-Interest vs. Virtue)
Autocracy
Classical Republicanism
Tyranny ---> Revolution ---> Anarchy ---> Competing Groups --…
key question in founding a govt. Is virtue strong enough to k…
the people are like children who need a carefully controlled…
"conservatives"; people have proper moral values, so they mig…
Human Predicament Cycle
Tyranny ---> Revolution ---> Anarchy ---> Competing Groups --…
Human Nature (Self-Interest vs. Virtue)
key question in founding a govt. Is virtue strong enough to k…
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
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…
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…
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…
38 terms
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
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…
58 terms
American Heritage
Jay Gould
Leland Stanford
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Collis P. Huntington
often regarded as the most unethical robber baron, involved w…
president of central pacific railroad, hammered in the famous…
made fortune in shipping and then later in railroads, ruthles…
one of the big four, involved in both shipping and railroads,…
Jay Gould
often regarded as the most unethical robber baron, involved w…
Leland Stanford
president of central pacific railroad, hammered in the famous…
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
98 terms
American Heritage
Patria
Republic
Oligarchy
Founding
a sense of homeland
when citizens of the political state govern themselves rather…
a small group of people having control of a country, organiza…
a conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
Patria
a sense of homeland
Republic
when citizens of the political state govern themselves rather…
59 terms
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…
119 terms
American Heritage
Taxation without representation
Tea Act
Boston Tea Party
British government response to Boston…
rallying cry of colonists during the revolutionary period bec…
legislation passed by british government in 1773 designed to…
american colonists protested the british tax on tea by dumpin…
closed port of Boston and put laws in place that were known a…
Taxation without representation
rallying cry of colonists during the revolutionary period bec…
Tea Act
legislation passed by british government in 1773 designed to…
79 terms
American Heritage
rules must apply to broad categories o…
laws must apply to future actions, not…
laws must be known and certain
laws must be generally acceptable to t…
generality
prospectivity
publicity
consent
rules must apply to broad categories o…
generality
laws must apply to future actions, not…
prospectivity
88 terms
American Heritage
Human Predicament
Founders Toolbox
Greek Virtue
Christian Virtue
The cycle from tyranny to anarchy, to which sovereign power a…
1. structure... 2. participation... 3. law... 4. custom & tradition... 5.…
areté..people are born free and will naturally strive for vir…
qualities like meekness, patience, humility, long suffering,…
Human Predicament
The cycle from tyranny to anarchy, to which sovereign power a…
Founders Toolbox
1. structure... 2. participation... 3. law... 4. custom & tradition... 5.…
19 terms
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
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
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
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
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
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
33 terms
American Heritage
federalism
Equality of Opportunity
Executive Privilege
Direct Democracy
a constitutional arrangement in which power is distributed be…
all individuals, regardless of race, gender, or circumstance,…
the power to keep executive communications confidential, espe…
government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
federalism
a constitutional arrangement in which power is distributed be…
Equality of Opportunity
all individuals, regardless of race, gender, or circumstance,…
120 terms
American Heritage Unit 1
John Rolfe
Robert Brown
common law
country party
married Pochantus. pioneered cultivation of tobacco
seperatist. wanted seperation from church of england
law that is considered to be from natural law principles fram…
english opposition to the court party. consisted of commonwea…
John Rolfe
married Pochantus. pioneered cultivation of tobacco
Robert Brown
seperatist. wanted seperation from church of england
15 terms
American heritage
Sovereignty
Human predicament
Founding
Patria
Ultimate political power/final say/government needs to be abl…
A trend that society can fall into. Includes tyranny, revolut…
Concilis deliberate act of creating government
Sense of homeland
Sovereignty
Ultimate political power/final say/government needs to be abl…
Human predicament
A trend that society can fall into. Includes tyranny, revolut…
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
10 terms
American heritage
Heritage
Charter
Legislature
Tyranny
Property that is or may be inherited
A written grant by a country's legislative or sovereign power
The legislative body of a country or state
Cruel and opressive rule of a country
Heritage
Property that is or may be inherited
Charter
A written grant by a country's legislative or sovereign power
38 terms
American Heritage
Letters of marque
Manumission
The swamp fox
Inexperienced
These gave ships the right to attack British merchants
Voluntarily freeing slaves was called --
France marion was known as
Colonial soldiers were more -- compared to the British
Letters of marque
These gave ships the right to attack British merchants
Manumission
Voluntarily freeing slaves was called --
American Heritage
John Marshall
Marbury vs. Madison
Judiciary Act of 1789
Judicial Review
Virginian, Washinton-lover, Chief Justice starting in 1801
Marbury asked Marshall to make Madison appoint the judges (ba…
Gives the Judiciary branch power to write mandamuses to any c…
The power of American courts to determine whether the acts of…
John Marshall
Virginian, Washinton-lover, Chief Justice starting in 1801
Marbury vs. Madison
Marbury asked Marshall to make Madison appoint the judges (ba…
38 terms
American Heritage
Jamestown
John Smith
Pocahontas
John Rolfe
Virginia Colony, island, first permanent English settlement (…
...
...
...
Jamestown
Virginia Colony, island, first permanent English settlement (…
John Smith
...
32 terms
American Heritage
Law of demand
law of supply
Equilibrium
John Locke
As price goes up, less people buy
as price goes up, more product is made
Producer and buyer price are the same
second treatise of government ... •right of people to alter or a…
Law of demand
As price goes up, less people buy
law of supply
as price goes up, more product is made
32 terms
American Heritage
Political machines
Woodrow Wilson
Calvin Coolidge
Plato
Provide services for the poor in exchange for votes. Buying v…
28th president. No group of nations, no matter how important…
...
Greek philospher. Author of the Republic. Civic virtue and ne…
Political machines
Provide services for the poor in exchange for votes. Buying v…
Woodrow Wilson
28th president. No group of nations, no matter how important…
30 terms
American Heritage
Federalist Party
Democratic-Republican Party
John Adams
Alexander Hamilton
The election of 1800 brought and end to this political party
The election of 1800 brought in a generation of this politica…
In the election of 1800 he was attacked by Democratic-Republi…
A federalist who detested both presidential candidates but pr…
Federalist Party
The election of 1800 brought and end to this political party
Democratic-Republican Party
The election of 1800 brought in a generation of this politica…
37 terms
American Heritage
Autocracy
Classical Republicanism
Liberalism
Libertarianism
One of the four alternative forms of government; sees people…
Men are not corrupt, but corruptible, and can be taught corre…
Government protects people from corrupt institutions. People…
Human nature is variable, but individual freedom should be th…
Autocracy
One of the four alternative forms of government; sees people…
Classical Republicanism
Men are not corrupt, but corruptible, and can be taught corre…
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…
125 terms
American Heritage
Welfare... Freedom... Virtue
Tyranny
Plato
Founding
3 Aspects of Justice
Which is preferable, Tyranny or Anarchy?
Humans left free will naturally cultivate virtue.
Deliberate act of creating a system of government that benefi…
Welfare... Freedom... Virtue
3 Aspects of Justice
Tyranny
Which is preferable, Tyranny or Anarchy?
12 terms
American Heritage
tropo
gastro
arthro
ventri
turn
stomach
joint
belly
tropo
turn
gastro
stomach
49 terms
American Heritage
American Revolution (in what way did i…
Visual representation
Writs of Assistance
Sugar Act of 1764 (purpose, importance)
Sparked a hope in other nations that also wanted to revolt
Each member represents the whole empire,not just his own dist…
Search warrant to combat smuggling. John Adams said "American…
A tax on sugar. first act to raise taxes without colonies con…
American Revolution (in what way did i…
Sparked a hope in other nations that also wanted to revolt
Visual representation
Each member represents the whole empire,not just his own dist…
American Heritage
Founding
Patria
Republic
Heritage
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
A sense of homeland
When citizens of the political state govern themselves rather…
The traditions, beliefs, principles, events that we inherit f…
Founding
A conscious, deliberate act of creating a system of governmen…
Patria
A sense of homeland
10 terms
American Heritage
William Graham Sumner
Woodrow Wilson
FDR
FDR
Social Darwenism, What the social Classes owe each other. Bel…
The New Freedom (Speaks of how business is different and requ…
First inaugural address : Need to work against banks and corp…
Second bill of rights (right to a home, job, decent income....)
William Graham Sumner
Social Darwenism, What the social Classes owe each other. Bel…
Woodrow Wilson
The New Freedom (Speaks of how business is different and requ…
19 terms
american heritage
Lawrence vs Texas
bill of rights
Due Process
Womens suffrage
made same sex activity legal in every state
first 10 ammendments in the constitution
Due process is the legal requirement that the state must resp…
Women's suffrage is the right of women to vote and to stand f…
Lawrence vs Texas
made same sex activity legal in every state
bill of rights
first 10 ammendments in the constitution
50 terms
American Heritage
Letter to his Wife
Meditation on the Divine Will
Gettysburg Address**
Second Inaugural**
Major Sullivan Ballou 1861
Abraham Lincoln 1862
Abraham Lincoln 1863
Abraham Lincoln 1865
Letter to his Wife
Major Sullivan Ballou 1861
Meditation on the Divine Will
Abraham Lincoln 1862
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