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These essays plot the complex relationship between the political philosophy of Thomas Jefferson and the modern American West.

These essays plot the complex relationship between the political philosophy of Thomas Jefferson and the modern American West. The writers explore the earliest influences on Jefferson's geographical imagination and his ideas about westward expansion; his passion for participatory democracy; the legacy of his enthusiasm for rural life and the scientific exploration of western habitats; his curiosity about and concern for Native Americans as well as his support of land acquisition by white settlers.

Among the books on Jefferson and the West, this work stands out in its scope, erudition, and appeal. This is an interesting idea, but many of the essays were far to short to cover the two hundred years of history between Jefferson and today. This made them seem very loose to me.

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Thomas Jefferson believed Native American peoples to be a noble race who were "in . Download as PDF. Printable version.

Thomas Jefferson believed Native American peoples to be a noble race who were "in body and mind equal to the whiteman" and were endowed with an innate moral sense and a marked capacity for reason. Nevertheless, he believed that Native Americans were culturally and technologically inferior  . James P. Ronda, Thomas Jefferson and the changing West: from conquest to conservation (1997) p. 10; text in Moore, MariJo (2006). Eating Fire, Tasting Blood: An Anthology of the American Indian Holocaust.

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Jefferson refuted these notions in his book, Notes on the State of Virginia, where he defended American Indians and their .

Jefferson refuted these notions in his book, Notes on the State of Virginia, where he defended American Indians and their culture. Acculturation and assimilation.

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Explaining Ourselves: Jefferson, History, and the Changing West. pp. 185–94 in James P. Ronda (e., Thomas Jefferson and the Changing West: From Conquest to Conservation. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press.