By John Lauritz Larson
The nation's early republican governments undertook a variety of inner development tasks intended to guarantee americans' safety, prosperity, and enlightenment--from the construction of roads, canals, and bridges to the institution of universities and libraries. yet aggressive struggles finally undermined the interstate and interregional cooperation required, and the general public soured at the inner development flow. Jacksonian politicians seized this chance to advertise a extra libertarian political philosophy in preference to activist, confident republicanism. through the 1850s, the USA had became towards a laissez-faire method of coverage that, mockingly, assured extra freedom for capitalists and marketers than ever predicted within the founders' innovative republicanism.
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