jacksonian jacksonian  /dʒæk ˈsoʊ ni ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a follower of Andrew Jackson or his ideas
  2. (adj) of or pertaining to Andrew Jackson or his presidency or his concepts of popular democracy

Derived Word(s)

News

  1. Ed Harris returning to New York stage

    Ed Harris will return to the stage this fall alongside Bill Pullman with the play The Jacksonian, directed by Tony-winner
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Entertainment Weekly

  2. New Group’s New Season Includes Beth Henley, Thomas Bradshaw Plays

    Beth Henley's "Jacksonian" and Thomas Bradshaw's "Intimacy" will be part of the New Group's 2013-14 season.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. History professor Alan Brinkley of Columbia University told the Boston Globe in 1997 that Schlesinger in the first decade after World War II "was far and away the most influential historian of Jacksonian democracy, the New Deal and probably one of...
    on Feb 28, 2007 By: Alan Brinkley Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. His message that it was time for "Reagan Democrats to return to their Jacksonian roots" should be part of the national debate, Webb added, and "should become the core message of a revitalized Democratic Party."
    on Mar 22, 2007 By: James Henry Webb Source: Richmond Times Dispatch

  3. "I've often heard people wistfully say, in the United States at least, that the 'good old days' for party politics was the Jacksonian era, for literature it was the turn of the 20th century and for professional baseball it was the 1950s and...
    on Jan 24, 2006 By: St Jerome Source: PR Web (press release)

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