Michael Schearer

Liberty University, Department of History

Ph.D. Student

Lynchburg, VA

United States

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

American Strategy in the Soviet-Afghan War

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 May 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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Vietnam, Afghanistan, Reagan Doctrine, Ronald Reagan, Mujahadeen, Foreign Policy, CIA, Central Intelligence Agency, Pakistan, ISI, Soviet Union, USSR, Zbigniew Brzezinski

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Historiography of the Causes of the Civil War

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 327 (118,434)

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Civil War, Historiography, Lost Cause, Fundamentalists, Revisionists, Pollard, Buchanan, Wilson, Rhodes, Dumond, Turner, Beard, Dubois, Agrarians, I'll Take My Stand, Ramsdell, Owlsey, Scrugham, Randall, Craven, Nevins, Potter, Foner, Holt, Gienapp, Sibley, McPherson, Woodward

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The Influence of Sea Power on the Punic Wars

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 May 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 191 (201,594)

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Sea Power, Punic War, Punic Wars, Rome, Romans, Greece, Carthage, Carthaginians, Competitive Advantage

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The Short Life and Quick Death of Cyber Deterrence (How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Cyber)

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Apr 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 164 (229,947)

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cybersecurity, cyber, deterrence, cyberattack

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All the Laws But One: Civil Liberties in National Emergencies

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Apr 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 143 (257,440)
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constitutional rights, civil liberties, habeas corpus, suspension clause, natural disaster, national emergency, economic collapse, public health, public health emergency, mandatory evacuation, mandatory vaccination

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The Armed Career Criminal Act: Imprecise, Indeterminate, and Unconstitutional

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Dec 2015
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 99 (335,493)
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Armed Career Criminal Act, ACCA, mandatory minimum, violent felony, due process, sentencing

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United States Foreign Policy and Humanitarian Intervention: Legitimacy, Practice, and Future Prospects

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 84 (371,891)

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United Nations, Somalia, Kosovo, Foreign Policy, Humanitarian Intervention, Pdd-25, Yugoslavia, Rwanda

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Ideological Origins of William Penn's 'Holy Experiment'

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 May 2019
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 69 (415,620)

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William Penn, holy experiment, Pennsylvania, levellers, English civil war, colonial America, religious freedom, religious tolerance, freedom of conscience, right to trial, jury trial, suffrage

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Inter arma enim silent leges: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties in Civil War Maryland

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Jun 2019
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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abraham lincoln, civil war, civil liberties, maryland, habeas corpus, constitution, free speech, ex parte merryman

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God, Inc.: Hobby Lobby and Religious Freedom

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 62 (439,272)
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Hobby Lobby, religious freedom, RFRA

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The Impact of the New Deal on Economic Liberties During the Great Depression

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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No Ma’am: Progressive Reform as an Obstacle to Gender Equality

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 57 (457,455)
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supreme court, gender, equality, progressives, progressive era, muller, labor, women, brandeis

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The Emergence of Wendell Willkie as the 1940 Republican Nominee

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Oct 2019
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 55 (464,910)

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wendell willkie, 1940, republican, fdr, roosevelt, we want willkie, dewey, taft, vandeberg, commonwealth & southern, c&s, tva, tennessee valley authority

14.

Bacon's Rebellion: Mere Insurrection or Abortive Revolution?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 May 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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Bacon’s Rebellion, Nathaniel Bacon, William Berkeley, 1767, virginia

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Civil Liberties on the Homefront: Korematsu and the National Security Justification

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Nov 2019
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 46 (502,059)

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korematsu, world war II, second world war, civil liberties, japanese internment, FDR, executive order 9066, Hirabayashi, Yasui, supreme court,

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The Role of the Government in the Internet and Its Implications for Technology Policy

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 May 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 44 (510,920)

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internet, darpa, arpanet, NSFNET, NSINET, ESNET

17.

Western Sparks: The Constitutionality of Federal Land Management from the Founding to the Civil War

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Apr 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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federal land management, federal lands, sagebrush rebellion, land transfer movement, land transfer, county supremacy movement, county supremacy, kleppe, property clause, nullification, federalism, dual federalism, compact theory

18.

Ludwig von Mises and Classical Liberalism

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Feb 2021
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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classical liberalism, liberalism, ludwig von mises, mises, mises institute, austrian economics, carl menger, Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk, Frédéric Bastiat, David Hume, Adam Smith, David Ricardo, Jeremy Bentham, Richard Cobden, Manchester School, human action, leonard read, henry hazlitt, hayek, Röpke

19.

The Lincoln Administration and Freedom of the Press in Civil War Maryland

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Aug 2021
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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power, liberty, civil war, lincoln, civil liberties, freedom of the press, newspapers, editors, publishers, journalists, maryland, baltimore, confederacy, habeas corpus, martial law, merryman, milligan

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Bound by Oath: Andrew Johnson’s Veto of the Tenure of Office Act

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Apr 2019
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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andrew johnson, veto, tenure of office, tenure of office act, impeachment, reconstruction, presidential reconstruction, removal power, unitary executive

21.

The General Smith: Early 19th Century Baltimore and the Supreme Court's Admiralty Jurisdiction

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Mar 2015
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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maritime liens, Supreme Court, admiralty jurisdiction, 1819, home port lien doctrine, General Smith, Baltimore

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The Failure of the Welfare State and the Breakdown of the Family

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 May 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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Rush Limbaugh, Dan Quayle, Murphy Brown, Bill Bennett, Newt Gingrich, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Charles Murray, Marvin Olasky

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Batteryman vs. The New Deal: The Life of Fred C. Perkins

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 May 2021
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 18 (663,469)

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new deal, great depression, NRA, national recovery administration, Fred C. Perkins, York, York Younty, Pennsylvania, battery, batteryman, farm lighting plant battery, cornell, blue eagle, schecter poultry

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Prospects for Russia's Economic Future: To Rise or Fall?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 May 2016
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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Soviet Union, Russia, Economy, International Monetary Fund, IMF, Boris Yeltsin, Prikhvatizatsia

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Economy as Empire: Dutch Disease and the Decline of Imperial Spain

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Jul 2019
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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spain, spanish decline, Reconquista, arbitrista, school of salamanca, columbus, 1492, mesta, imperial, dutch disease

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Historiography of the Leveller Movement

Number of pages: 12
Michael Schearer
Liberty University, Department of History
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leveller, levellers, lilburne, walwyn, overton, gardiner, firth, green, trevelyan, frank, hill, brailsford, gregg, morton, rees, clark, kishlansky, barber, southern, foxley