The Articles of Confederation to the Age of Jackson


Discuss the career and significance of Andrew Jackson in the context of the liberty v. order
concept. How was the Jackson presidency a continuation of the political debate, started in the
1790s by Hamilton and Jefferson, over the nature of the U.S. federal government? Was
Jackson more of a Hamiltonian or a Jeffersonian in his views? How you think the Age of
Jackson should be interpreted in light of the Liberty v. Order argument? Explain your position

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