To form a more perfect Union : the critical ideas of the Constitution

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Contributors: Belz, Her, Hoffman, Ronald, 1, Albert, Pete
Format: Book
Published: Charlottesville : Published for the United States Capitol Historical Society by the University Press of Virginia, 1992.
Series:Perspectives on the American Revolut
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Table of Contents:
  • Fundamental values, the founding fathers, and the Constitution / John M. Murrin
  • The protection of property in the origins and development of the American Constitution / Jennifer Nedelsky
  • The individualist foundations of American constitutionalism / J.R. Pole
  • John Adams and the French critics of the Constitution / John P. Diggins
  • The political philosophy of the Constitution / Edward J. Erler
  • The discourse of politics in 1787 : the Constitution and its critics on individualism, community, and the state / Isaac Kramnick
  • The Constitution and character : the missing critical principle? / Jean Yarbrough
  • Facing up to the founding / Ralph Lerner
  • Anarchy and the crisis of the union / Peter S. Onuf
  • Ideas in conflict : political strategy and intellectual advantage in the federal convention / Calvin C. Jillson.