Author : Alexander Hamilton
Genre : Political Science
Publisher : Phoemixx Classics Ebooks
ISBN : 9783986474003
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The Federalist Papers Alexander Hamilton - Hailed by Thomas Jefferson as the best commentary on the principles of government which was ever written, The Federalist Papers is a collection of eighty-five essays published by Founding Fathers Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay from 1787 to 1788, as a means to persuade the public to ratify the Constitution of the United States.With nearly two-thirds of the essays written by Hamilton, this enduring classic is perfect for modern audiences passionate about his work or seeking a deeper understanding of one of the most important documents in US history.

Author : William Hickey
Genre : Constitutional history
Publisher :
ISBN : HARVARD:32044097040075
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This volume includes a number of important historical documents from America's history, including the U.S. Constitution, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation and a brief biography of the accomplishments of President George Washington.

Author : Karen Orren
Genre : Law
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
ISBN : 9781107094666
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Offers an accessible, interdisciplinary, and historically informed introduction to the study of American constitutionalism.

Author : Richard Beeman
Genre : Political Science
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781101459003
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What is the President, Congress, and the Supreme Court really allowed to do? This unique and handy guide includes the documents that guide our government, annotated with accessible explanations from one of America's most esteemed constitutional scholars. Known across the country for his appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Professor Richard Beeman is one of the nation's foremost experts on the United States Constitution. In this book, he has produced what every American should have: a compact, fully annotated copy of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and amendments, all in their entirety. A marvel of accessibility and erudition, the guide also features a history of the making of the Constitution with excerpts from The Federalist Papers and a look at crucial Supreme Court cases that reminds us that the meaning of many of the specific provisions of the Constitution has changed over time. "Excellent . . . valuable and judicious." -Jill Lepore, The New Yorker

Author : Bertell Ollman
Genre : History
Publisher : NYU Press
ISBN : 9780814761700
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NEVER BEFORE ASSEMBLED IN A SINGLE VOLUME--the major writings on the Constitution from six critical traditions.

Author : Robert S. Singh
Genre : Political Science
Publisher : Routledge
ISBN : 9781351117685
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Constitutional reform is a topic of perennial academic debate, perhaps now more than ever amid sharp polarization in the electorate and government. At once a cogent, new contribution to the scholarly literature and appropriate for American politics and government students, this book mounts a provocative, nonideological defense of the US Constitution, directly engaging proposals for reform and providing a rare systematic argument for continuity: Our politics may be broken but our system is not. Writing from an international perspective with an array of fascinating data, the author draws on theory, law, and history to defend the republican order under political stress and intellectual challenge.

Author : Erin Ackerman
Genre : Constitutional history
Publisher : W. W. Norton
ISBN : 0393264998
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A Guide to the United States Constitution, Third Edition, takes readers through every section of the Constitution and its twenty-seven amendments.

Author : Ellen M Kozak
Genre : Political Science
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
ISBN : 9781440525612
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Debates over constitutional rights impact you every day as an American citizen. But do you know what the U.S. Constitution actually says? This accessible guide contains the complete text of the Constitution, with short, descriptive margin notes throughout. Articles and amendments are then analyzed in depth to help you comprehend the basis of democracy. This valuable handbook covers: How the articles and amendments were drafted Insight into the intentions of the creators and the sources they used Controversial interpretations and Supreme Court decisions How the Constitution affects citizens every day The Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and unratified Constitutional amendments This book walks you through the history of this essential document and shows how it has guided lawmakers and judges for more than 200 years. This unbiased look at the Constitution will help you feel confident in your knowledge of this all-important document, gain a firmer understanding of how our government works, and put context around today's most pressing issues.

Author : United States
Genre :
Publisher :
ISBN : PRNC:32101050870540
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Author : Editors of Thunder Bay Press
Genre : History
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
ISBN : 9781684121069
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 544 page

“We the People of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union . . . ” — The U.S Constitution The U.S. Constitution and Other Writings is part of the Leather-bound Classics series and is a collection of the crucial documents, speeches, and other writings that shaped the United States. In addition to the Constitution, readers can review the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, the Federalist Papers, important presidential speeches, and many others. Both famous and lesser-known, but equally important, Americans are represented, including Benjamin Franklin, Victoria Woodhull, Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, and even the creators of the rules of baseball. The founders' inspirational and revolutionary ideals are all here, and this is a perfect volume for anyone who finds the history of America to be a fascinating and enlightening journey.