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Martin Van Buren and the American political system

Donald B. Cole

Martin Van Buren and the American political system

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1815-1861,
    • New York (State) -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDonald B. Cole.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE387 .C65 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 477 p. :
      Number of Pages477
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2841519M
      ISBN 100691047154
      LC Control Number84003402


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Before reading this book, I thought Martin Van Buren was just a one term boring president. However this book showed a charismatic, intelligent man who helped to shape not just his own presidency but much of the political system that followed his administration. Read more. by:   Martin Van Buren and the American Political System by Donald Cole was published in and was the second full-scale biography of the eighth president in two years.

Cole was a dean and professor emeritus at Phillips Exeter Academy. He was a long-distinguished scholar on the Jacksonian era and authored nearly a dozen books on the period/5(50).

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by Cole, Donald B. Format: Paperback Change. Donald Cole’s biography of Martin Van Buren changed and fleshed out my understanding. In clear and well-written language Cole spells out these events and many others in the life of the 8th president.

Before reading this book, I thought /5. Donald Cole analyzes the political skills that brought Van Buren the nickname Little Magician,” describing how he built the Albany Regency (which became a model for political party machines) and how he created the Democratic party of Andrew Jackson.

Originally published in By the end of his term, debate on the issues of currency and enterprise had brought the second-party system in the U.S. to maturity. In Van Buren's views in this area would cost him reelection.

This study sheds lights on a turbulent period in American history and contributes to our understanding of Martin Van Buren's achievements. There’s also a good (and shorter) book by Joel Silbey, an excellent historian of the period, “Martin Van Buren and the Emergence of American Popular Politics,” from about 10 years ago.

Silbey is a Martin Van Buren and the American political system book narrative story teller (his book on Texas annexation is also great), and this — while thematic — is somewhat less academic than Niven.

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Ted Widmer wrote this particular installment and edited by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Martin Van Buren was the eighth President of the United States from /5. "Martin Van Buren and the American Political System" by Donald Cole was published in and was the second full-scale biography of the eighth president in two years.

Cole was a dean and professor emeritus at Phillips Exeter Academy. He was a long-distinguished scholar on the Jacksonian era and authored nearly a dozen books on.

Martin Van Buren was a one-term president whose public life has long been overshadowed by the more fiery personalities of his day&#;Andrew Jackson, Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, and John C.

Calhoun. Nevertheless, Van Buren was a transforming political figure in American history, one of the Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. Martin van Buren and the American Political System Donald B. Cole Published by Princeton University Press Cole, Donald B.

Martin van Buren and the American Political by: Martin Van Buren, eighth president of the United States, has been judged harshly by some historians as a politician by trade and a spoilsman without principles, a "little magician" who was interested only in his own advancement.

This volume provides a thorough recounting of the events and decisions of Van Buren's White House years (), and adds to the positive. Martin Van Buren was born on December 5,six years after the colonists declared their independence from Britain.

His parents were both of Dutch descent, and his father was a tavern keeper. Van Buren, a native Dutch speaker, was America's first ethnic president as well as the first New Yorker to hold the office, at a time when Manhattan was bursting with new arrivals.

A sharp and adroit political operator, he established himself as a powerhouse in New York, becoming a U.S. senator, secretary of state, and vice president under. Martin Van Buren, (born December 5,Kinderhook, New York, U.S.

—died JKinderhook), eighth president of the United States (–41) and one of the founders of the Democratic Party. He was known as the “Little Magician” to his friends (and the “Sly Fox” to his enemies) in recognition of his reputed cunning and.

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The idea that an organization and it's policy positions should take precedence over any particular individual was an important change in American politics/5(5).

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He entered politics in the early s and joined the party of Thomas Jefferson, the Democratic-Republicans. Van Buren rose to prominence—first in New York state and then nationally—at a time when his party was beset by factionalism, by vicious in.

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Even though he lost the presidential election, Van Buren recei more votes than he had in his victory. In subsequent years, historians have come to regard Van Buren as integral to the development of the American political system. Background Martin Van Buren was born on December 5,in the village of Kinderhook, New York, United States; the son of Abraham Van Buren, a farmer and tavern keeper who was active in Antifederalist politics, and Maria Hoes Van Alen, both of Dutch descent.

Van Buren served (–28) in the U.S. Senate, where he firmly backed the tariffs of and His record there was inconsistent as to states' rights, slavery, and internal improvements; this wavering was later brought up against him by his political enemies.

Van Buren was far more important as a political leader than as a legislator. Martin Van Buren And The American Political System, by Donald B. Cole. pages. Publisher: Eastern National Park and Monument Association (J ) Along with Niven's book above, Martin Van Buren and the American Political System is considered one of the standard biographies of Van Buren.

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The Bank War is covered in particular detail and is probably the strongest part of the book. In short, we can give Van Buren some of the credit, or blame, for the two-party political system that has dominated American politics for nearly years. And then, in it all fell apart for Van Buren, who had a rocky, at best, four.

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