The Anti Federalist Papers And The Constitutional Convention Debates

Author: Ralph Ketcham
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101651342
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The complete texts of the documents that tell the story of the clashes and compromises that gave birth to the Unites States of America. Should the members of the government be elected by direct vote of the people? Should the government be headed by a single executive, and how powerful should that executive be? Should immigrants be allowed into the United States? How should judges be appointed? What human rights should be safe from government infringement? In 1787, these important questions and others were raised by such statesmen as Patrick Henry and John DeWitt as the states debated the merits of the proposed Constitution. Along with The Federalist Papers, this invaluable book documents the political context in which the Constitution was born. This volume includes the complete texts of the Anti-Federalist Papers and Constitutional Convention debates, commentaries, and an Index of Ideas. It also lists cross-references to its companion volume, The Federalist Papers, available in a Signet Classic edition. Edited and with an Introduction by Ralph Ketchum

The Anti Federalist Papers And The Constitutional Convention Debates

Author: Ralph Ketcham
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 9781627653558
Size: 39.90 MB
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The complete text of dissenting opinions of those who saw the Constitution as a threat are collected in this volume with Convention debates, commentaries, and lists that cross-reference to its companion Signet Classics volume "The Federalist Papers."

The Federalist Anti Federalist Debate Over States Rights

Author: Lea Ball
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 9781404201491
Size: 74.39 MB
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Looks at the debate which lasted over six months, arguing the type of government which would best serve the new nation, covering the historical background, the people who were debating, and the impact on the United States.

The Debate On The Constitution

Author: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781077022577
Size: 13.51 MB
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This edition has all theFederalist and Anti-Federalist Speeches, Articles, and Letters During the Struggle over Ratification 1787-1788. || Working TOC |||| Lending Allowed ||

Federalist Antifederalist Papers

Author: Alexander Hamilton
Publisher: Bnpublishing.Com
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THE FEDERALIST PAPERS Read the latest edition of an American classic: The Federalist Papers. Including all 85 original articles arguing on behalf of the United States Constitution, The Federalist Papers is a "must read" for any history buff, anyone interested in political science, and for those interested in issues relating to individual vs. governmental rights. Famous authors include: Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay. Though first published in the 1700's, the timeless Federalist Papers remain a true philosophical gem even today. THE ANTI-FEDERALIST PAPERS Experience history come alive as you read the powerful political debates concerning the birth of the United States Constitution in the "The Anti-Federalist Papers," a compilation of articles by the passionate nay-sayers of centralized government. Including famous Anti-Federalist authors such as Patrick Henry, "Cato," and "Brutus," the political forum herein presented captures not only the ambiance of the 1700's, but these classic debates concerning individual rights and freedom are relevant to us still today.

Federalist Vs Anti Federalist The Great Debate Complete Articles Essays In One Volume

Author: Alexander Hamilton
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026875087
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Some of the greatest thinkers of the Revolutionary era took part in this extraordinary constitution debate that shaped the America we know today. Read their opinions and arguments on various topics including nature and powers of the Union, need for stronger Union, the judiciary, election organization, defense, taxation and many other subjects in order to understand how this debate influenced our present and shaped the very core of American democracy. The Federalist Papers are a collection of 85 articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay promoting the ratification of the United States Constitution. The work of the Founding Fathers who were opposed to or concerned with the merits of the United States Constitution, including Samuel Bryan and Patrick Henry, is collectively named Anti-Federalist.

The Democratic Debate American Politics In An Age Of Change

Author: Bruce Miroff
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0547216386
Size: 78.85 MB
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With the compelling historic tension between elite and popular models of democracy as a framework, THE DEMOCRATIC DEBATE offers a compelling examination of American democracy. From anti-federalism to contemporary social movements, special attention is given to people whose inspirational actions made a difference. Recent events, including Enron, the evolution of the Christian Right, the protests against the War in Iraq, and the Terry Schiavo case, provide relevance and a new perspective on politics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Essential Federalist And Anti Federalist Papers

Author: David Wootton
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 9781603844390
Size: 60.53 MB
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Through a judicious selection of the classic essays from 1787-1788 by Madison, Hamilton, and Jay in defence of the new federal Constitution -- together with key writings by the Anti-Federalists -- Wootton captures the essentials of the 18th-century American debate on federalism in this modernised edition and frames it with a brilliant and engaging Introduction. Includes the U. S. Constitution.

Emerson Transcendens La Trascendencia De Emerson

Author: Antonio Lastra Meliá
Publisher: Universitat de València
ISBN: 8437085594
Size: 77.99 MB
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Inscrit en la tradició dels estudis americans, aquest llibre procura atendre la pluralitat de la civilització americana, des del moment de la fundació fins al món de l'art contemporani, amb la figura de Ralph Waldo Emerson com a eix central de l'argumentació.