The Resource Treason in America : Disloyalty Versus Dissent, (ebook)

Treason in America : Disloyalty Versus Dissent, (ebook)

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Treason in America : Disloyalty Versus Dissent
Title
Treason in America
Title remainder
Disloyalty Versus Dissent
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eng
Summary
Treason can be defined as "the breach of the allegiance which a person owes to the state under whose protection he lives." But what exactly does it mean to be guilty of a "breach of the allegiance" owed to your country? In a country that guarantees freedom of speech and dissent to all citizens, the extent to which dissent becomes unlawful may not always be clear. Treason is punishable by the death penalty, underscoring the importance of the question: How do we go about proving that someone is indeed an enemy of his country-a traitor? In this book, renowned historian Jules Archer explores different cases of treason throughout our history, while encouraging young readers to really question the definition of treason and how it should be treated. He asks readers to consider the similarities between disloyalty and dissent and ultimately urges this generation to take it into their own hands to redefine American duties and liberties for our time
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Midwest
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Archer, Jules
Dewey number
364.13/1
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Jules Archer History for Young Readers
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  • Treason
  • Political crimes and offenses
  • Civil rights
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
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Treason in America : Disloyalty Versus Dissent, (ebook)
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online resource
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781634501989
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12353365
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remote
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MWT12353365
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Treason in America : Disloyalty Versus Dissent, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781634501989
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12353365
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12353365
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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