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Republicanism in Virginia and the Constitution of 1776

Hochman, Steven Harold
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
Hochman, Steven Harold
Advisor
Peterson, Merrill D
Abbot, William W
Abstract

The genesis of Virginia's Constitution of 1776 and its remarkable ability both to generate and to endure dissent are the subjects which will be investigated in this essay. This paper explores attitudes about independence in Virginia during 1776, and how it worked to determine a new structure of government.

Language
English
Date Received
20170329
Published
University of Virginia, Corcoran Department of History, MA (Master of Arts), 1970
Published Date
1970-06
Degree
MA (Master of Arts)
Notes
Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.
Collection
Libra ETD Repository
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