The Federalist Papers

The Federalist Papers

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by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay
     
 

The Federalist Papers, written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay, brilliantly defend what was in their day a revolutionary charter--the Constitution of the United States. The Federalist Papers explain the complexities of a constitutional government its political structure and sprinciples based on the inherent rights of man. Scholars have long regarded… See more details below

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The Federalist Papers, written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay, brilliantly defend what was in their day a revolutionary charter--the Constitution of the United States. The Federalist Papers explain the complexities of a constitutional government its political structure and sprinciples based on the inherent rights of man. Scholars have long regarded this work as a milestone in political science and a classic of American political theory.

The Mentor Federalist Papers is based on the original McLean edition of 1788.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300118902
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2009
Series:
Rethinking the Western Tradition
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
608
Sales rank:
1,362,632
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction The Federalist Then and Now Ian Shapiro Shapiro, Ian

Texts

The Federalist Papers 3

The Articles of Confederation 446

The Constitution of the United States of America 456

Amendments to the Constitution of the United States 470

Essays

Unmanifest Destiny John Dunn Dunn, John 483

The Federalist Abroad in the World Donald L. Horowitz Horowitz, Donald L. 502

Protofeminist Responses to the Federalist-Antifederalist Debate Eileen Hunt Botting Botting, Eileen Hunt 533

Index 559

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