Abraham Lincoln: Centralizing Class Warrior
AbstractAbraham Lincoln was the great centralizer. His War of 1861 was only the tip of the iceberg in this regard. This core of his philosophy can also be seen in his “contributions” to class warfare, the American “system” of public works, strong tariff protection, public lands policy, welfare payments to large corporate interests, and in the contrasts between the Confederate and the U.S. Constitutions.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Romanian-American University in its journal Romanian Economic and Business Review.
Volume (Year): 5 (2010)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Class warfare; Lincoln; tariffs; public lands; Confederate Constitution; centralization;
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