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  • Ideology and the Political Economy of Revolution
  • Joseph Ernst (bio)
Joseph Ernst

joseph ernst is Professor of History at York University.


Those interested in learning more about this subject are referred to the following works and to the select bibliography in Judith N. Shkler, ed., Political Theory and Ideology. New York, 1966.
Randolph G. Adams. Political Ideas of the American Revolution, Britannic-American Contributions to the Problem of Imperial Organization 1763–1775. New York, 1958 (first published 1922).
Bernard G. Bailyn. The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution. Cambridge, 1967.
——— The Origins of American Politics. New York, 1967.
——— “The Central Themes of the American Revolution, An Interpretation”, Essays on the American Revolution. Chapel Hill, 1973.
Marc Egnal and Joseph A. Ernst, “An Economic Interpretation of the American Revolution”, William and Mary Quarterly, 3rd ser. XXIX (1972), 3–32.
Edmund S. and Helen M. Morgan. The Stamp Act Crisis, Prologue to Revolution. Chapel Hill, 1953.
Edmund S. Morgan. The Birth of the Republic, 1763–1789. Chicago, 1956.
J. G. A. Pocock, “Virtue and Commerce in the Eighteenth Century”, Journal of Interdisciplinary History III (Summer, 1972), 119–134.
William Appleman Williams. The Contours of American History. Cleveland, 1961.


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