Charles Austin Beard (November 27, 1874 – September 1, 1948) was an American historian, writing primarily during the first half of the 20th century
Charles Austin Beard (November 27, 1874 – September 1, 1948) was an American historian, writing primarily during the first half of the 20th century. For a while he was a history professor at Columbia University but his influence came from hundreds of monographs, textbooks and interpretive studies in both history and political science.
Home Browse Books Book details, Charles A. Beard and . The Pragmatic Revolt in American History: Carl Becker and Charles Beard By Cushing Strout Yale University Press, 1958. Beard and American Foreign Policy. Charles A. By Thomas C. Kennedy. Following the death of Charles Austin Beard (1874-1948), numerous tributes testified to his formidable influence upon American thought and institutions as a result of his multifaceted career as a historian, political scientist, teacher, educator, and champion of progressive-liberal causes.
Charles A. Beard, American historian, best known for his iconoclastic studies of the development of . political institutions. His emphasis on the dynamics of socioeconomic conflict and change and his analysis of motivational factors in the founding of institutions made him one of the most. In the 1930s and ’40s Beard’s interests turned to the history of . In 1934 he began writing a series of books and articles in which he attacked President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s foreign policy.
Charles Beard thought that an adequate US History book was needed for . I really liked Charles A. Beard's narrative in this book.
Charles Beard thought that an adequate US History book was needed for high school students. I was able to learn some new things about the history of the United States, as it was dictated to tell the story of America. For instance, I had no idea that President Abraham Lincoln suspended the right of habeas corpus during the Civil War, and how that effected many of those who were critical of the Union going to war against the Confederacy. I did notice that Beard was critical of the movements of communism/socialism, and their repeated failures.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes. The book takes for granted the role of the federal government and does not present in a serious manner the serious concept of 'states' rights' which Henry Adams, himself no states' rights proponent, called 'a sound and true doctrine. And this to me is problematic. It takes the Hobbesian model of a Leviathan, growing at its subjects' expense, as the model of United States government-and it uses the Constitution as its justification for so doing.
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Charles Austin Beard (November 27, 1874 – September 1, 1948) was, (along with Frederick Jackson Turner) one of the most influential American historians of the early 20th century. He published hundreds of monographs, textbooks and interpretive studies in both history and political science
The state of the Presidency. by: Cronin, Thomas E. 1940- Published: (1980). Facts about the presidents, Joseph Nathan Kane ; Janet Podell & Steven Anzovin. by: Kane, Joseph Nathan, 1899- Published: (2001).
The state of the Presidency.
Beard, Charles Austin, 1874-1948; Beard, William, 1907-1989. Includes a biographical digest giving basic facts about each President, a list of Vice-Presidents and cabinet members, and the results of each presidential election. Presidents, Presidents. New York : J. Messner.
Beard, Charles Austin" in American National Biography Online (2000). Beard, Charles A. "Written history as an act of faith. AHA Presidential Address online. Beard, Mary Ritter"; American National Biography Online (2000). President Roosevelt and the Coming of the War 1941 (Transaction Publishers, 1948). AHA Bibliography of the writings of Charles Beard.