ERIC Number: EJ602471
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Publication Date: 1999
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Major Party Conflict in the Gilded Age: A Hundred Years of Interpretation.
Calhoun, Charles W.
OAH Magazine of History, v13 n4 p5-10 Sum 1999
Contends that the stereotype of political corruption and contention between the Republicans and Democrats remains the basis of many lesson plans on the Gilded Age. Offers a brief account of the origins of this conventional interpretation, its persistence for nearly a century, and the challenge to it by more recent scholars. (CMK)
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