Discuss the democratic revolution that was to culminate during the presidency of Andrew Jackson. Also discuss his contributions to the development of the federal government and demonstrate his view of the presidency by using Jackson's attack on the Second Bank of the United States. Also discuss the sectional divisions that began to emerge in the "Age of Jackson".
- Changing Political Conditions
Learning Objective Two:
Describe Jackson's views as president and what he thought the role of the president was in relation to the Federal Government.
Learning Objective Three:
Explain how Jackson's leadership strengthened and defined "federalism" in favor of the federal government. with his attack on the Second Bank of the United States and the Nullification Crisis.