Chapter 1. Introduction: Localism in American Political Thought, Development, and Culture
Chapter 2. The Eighteenth Century: Localism in Anti-Federalist Political Thought
Chapter 3. The Nineteenth Century: Stephen Douglas, Localism, Popular Sovereignty, and Slavery in the Territories
Chapter 4. The Twentieth Century: The Ideology of Local Control in American Education Policy
Chapter 5. The Twenty-First Century: Whither Localism?