The Business of May Next: James Madison and the Founding

The Business of May Next: James Madison and the Founding

by William Lee Miller
     
 

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More than simply a historical and biographical account, the book traces Madison's political and theoretical development as a means of illuminating its larger theme, the moral and intellectual underpinnings of the American nation. With a sound grasp of his material and a refreshing style Miller reveals how Madison's research into republics and his influence on the

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More than simply a historical and biographical account, the book traces Madison's political and theoretical development as a means of illuminating its larger theme, the moral and intellectual underpinnings of the American nation. With a sound grasp of his material and a refreshing style Miller reveals how Madison's research into republics and his influence on the writings of the Constitution are central to the values for which the nation stands.

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Scully (management, U. of Texas) identifies the economic pressures exerted on the game today and measures their effects both on the field and in the ticket office. A glance at the chapter titles-- Certain Extent Selfishness? he leads the reader through the details of Madison's biography to his larger theme: the moral and intellectual underpinnings of the American nation. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813913681
Publisher:
University of Virginia Press
Publication date:
05/01/1992
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.24(w) x 9.31(h) x 1.16(d)

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