The Johns Hopkins University Press
The Rise of the Modern StateIn his 1982 book Building a New American State, political scientist Stephen Skowronek famously described how early twentieth century Progressive Era reformers replaced nineteenth-century America's decentralized, anti-bureaucratic state of courts and part....
Bottoms, D. Michael
"To Enlarge the Machinery of Government: Congressional Debates and the Growth of the American State, 1858-1891,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 10
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