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Democratic Vistas and Other Papers

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Published by Fredonia Books (NL) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Essays,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8422586M
    ISBN 101410100669
    ISBN 109781410100665

    In , Walt Whitman ( –Ma ) made his debut as a poet and self-published Leaves of the disheartening initial reception of pervasive indifference pierced by a few shrieks of criticism, the young poet received an extraordinary letter of praise and encouragement from his idol — Ralph Waldo Emerson, the era’s most powerful literary tastemaker.


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Diagnosing democracy’s failures as well as laying out its vast possibilities, Whitman offers an unflinching assessment of the ongoing social experiment known as the United by: 3. Lessons from The Federalist Papers, No. 6 A man must be far gone in Utopian speculations who can seriously doubt that, if these States should either be wholly disunited, or only untied in partial confederacies, the subdivisions into which they might be thrown would have frequent and violent contests with each other.

Written in the aftermath of the American Civil War during the ferment of national Reconstruction, Walt Whitman’s Democratic Vistas remains one of the most penetrating analyses of democracy ever written.

Diagnosing democracy’s failures as well as laying out its vast possibilities, Whitman offers an unflinching assessment of the ongoing social experiment known as the United States.

Experience is the oracle of truth; and where its responses are unequivocal, they ought to be conclusive and sacred. The important truth, which it unequivocally pronounces in the present case, is that a sovereignty over sovereigns, a government over governs, a legislation for communities, as it is a solecism in theory, so in practice it is subversive of the order and the ends of civil polity.

Democratic Vistas: Reflections on the Life of American Democracy These were public lectures, attended by students and other residents of New Haven. Their purpose was to consider the nature and prospects of American democracy. justifying her focus on the family in a book on democratic justice, explains that justice cannot be achieved.

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Democratic vistas, and other papers. By Walt Whitman. Abstract. Democratic vistasMy book and IA backward glance on my own roadOur eminent visitors (past, present, and future)--A thought on ShakspereWhat lurks behind Shakspere's historical playsRobert Burns as poet and personA word about Tennyson"How I made a book Author: Walt Whitman.

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Specimen Days. Hojas De Hierba. The Complete Writings Of Walt Whitman. The Book Of Heavenly Death. Overhead the Sun. Selections From Leaves Of Grass. Walt Whitman Papers in the Charles E. Feinberg Collection: Literary File, ; Books, ; Democratic Vistas (); Manuscript draft Created / Published -   Walt Whitman was an American poet, essayist, journalist, and humanist.

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A Brooklyn Childhood and Long Island Interludes. During Walt's childhood, the Whitman family moved around Brooklyn a great deal as Walter Sr. tried, mostly unsuccessfully, to cash in on the city's quick growth by speculating in real estate—buying an empty lot, building a house, moving his family in, then trying to sell it at a profit to start the whole process over again.

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Walt Whitman (Democratic Vistas, ), one of our most fulsome egalitarian optimists, argued that democratic voters were largely “crude, superstitious, and rotten.”. - "Disobedience to be civil must be sincere, respectful, restrained, never defiant. and above all must have no hatred in it" -Ghandi.

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His aim was to transcend traditional epics and to eschew normal aesthetic form.The Papers of Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz contains their research files for New Deal for Art and Democratic Vistas and their research on murals created in local post offices around the country, which was then compiled in a book titled Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal.

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