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Jean M. Yarbrough

Jean M. Yarbrough is Professor of Government and Gary M. Pendy, Sr. Professor of Social Sciences, with teaching responsibilities in political philosophy and American Political Thought. She has twice received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, first in 1983-84, when she was named a Bicentennial Fellow and again in 2005-2006, under a "We the People" initiative. She is the author of American Virtues: Thomas Jefferson on the Character of a Free People (Kansas, 1998) and more recently, has edited The Essential Jefferson (Hackett, 2006).

Articles found on this site:
We'll Always Have Paris
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: October 19, 2017
This article appeared in: Volume XVII, Number 4, Fall 2017

Jefferson and Hemings: a romance custom made for our times?

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Mucking Around
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: May 20, 2014
This article appeared in: Vol. XIV, Number 2, Spring 2014
For political scientist turned historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, history is all about telling stories, but how many times can a story be told before it becomes hackneyed? The challenge, especially when puffing up liberal icons as she’s done in previous books on Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt (fo...
 
A CRB Discussion of Theodore Roosevelt
By: Robert W. Patterson, Scott Yenor, Jean M. Yarbrough, Ronald J. Pestritto
Posted: July 1, 2013
In the Winter 2012/13 CRB, R.J. Pestritto reviewed Jean Yarbrough's Theodore Roosevelt and the American Political Tradition. We are fortunate that Prof. Yarbrough, the Gary M. Pendy Professor of Social Sciences at Bowdoin College, and Dr. Pestritto, dean of Hillsdale Col...
 
A Giving of Accounts
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: May 24, 2013
This article appeared in: Vol. XIII, Number 2 - Spring 2013
A review of Crisis of the Strauss Divided, by Harry V. Jaffa
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A CRB discussion of Saving the Constitution
By: Jean M. Yarbrough, Bradley C.S. Watson, Michael M. Uhlmann, Jeremy Rabkin, John Marini, James W. Ceaser
Posted: December 12, 2012
The Spring 2012 issue of the Claremont Review of Books featured two cover essays, one titled "Abandoning the Constitution," in which John Marini analyzes America's departure from constitutional government, and the other "Restoring the Constitution," in which James W...
 
Birth of a Nation
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: April 4, 2011
This article appeared in: Vol. XI, Numbers 1 & 2 - Winter/Spring 2010/11

A review of Theodore Roosevelt's History of the United States: His Own Words, Selected and Arranged by Daniel Ruddy, by Daniel Ruddy

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Progressive Conservative?
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: November 24, 2008
This article appeared in: Vol. VIII, Number 4 - Fall 2008

A review of Theodore Roosevelt: Preacher of Righteousness, by Joshua David Hawley

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The New Freedom
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: January 31, 2006
This article appeared in: Vol. VI, Number 1 - Winter 2005/06

Wilson was not a latecomer to the Progressive program.

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Left Behind
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: December 27, 2005
This article appeared in: Vol. V, Number 4 - Fall 2005

Taylor insists that our rights can be vigorously defended by a purely "pragmatic assessment."

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Crypto-Tory?
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: October 14, 2004
This article appeared in: Vol. IV, Number 3 - Summer 2004

How can Jefferson be rescued from the contemporary historians' obsession with sex and slavery?

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Bully!
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: February 13, 2003
This article appeared in: Vol. III , Number 1 Winter 2002/03

Can Brands and Morris help us judge whether the T.R. revival is good for our republican institutions?

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Duty, Honor, Country
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: November 28, 2001
This article appeared in: Vol. II, Number 1 - Fall 2001

On the importance of military virtues in preserving our republican institutions.

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The Weakest Link
By: Jean M. Yarbrough
Posted: May 24, 2001
This article appeared in: Vol. I, Number 3 - Spring 2001

Gender, equality, and the American military

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