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The Resource Our Federalist Constitution : the Founders' Expectations and Contemporary American Government, (electronic resource)

Our Federalist Constitution : the Founders' Expectations and Contemporary American Government, (electronic resource)

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Our Federalist Constitution : the Founders' Expectations and Contemporary American Government
Title
Our Federalist Constitution
Title remainder
the Founders' Expectations and Contemporary American Government
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The debate over the ratification of the United States Constitution has much to tell us about American politics. Using predictions made by Federalists and Anti-Federalists during that debate, Faber examines contemporary American politics. The Federalists explained how the various branches of government would work together to govern while preventing tyranny; the Anti-Federalists told us how things would fall apart and why. Through a careful examination of the two houses of Congress, the Presidency, and the Supreme Court, Faber evaluates the state of each in light of the predictions of the founde
Member of
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Faber, Michael J
Dewey number
  • 342.7302/9
  • 342.73029
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Law and Society
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  • Constitutional history
  • Constitutional law
  • Federal government
Label
Our Federalist Constitution : the Founders' Expectations and Contemporary American Government, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-286) and index
Contents
Preface; List of Abbreviations; Chapter 1: The Founding and Contemporary Institutions; Chapter 2: Representation and the House; Chapter 3: Stability and the Senate; Chapter 4: Leadership and the Presidency; Chapter 5: Judicial Review and the Supreme Court; Chapter 6: Federalism and Consolidation; Chapter 7: Conclusion; References; Index
Control code
ocn818818822
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593326630
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818818822
Label
Our Federalist Constitution : the Founders' Expectations and Contemporary American Government, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-286) and index
Contents
Preface; List of Abbreviations; Chapter 1: The Founding and Contemporary Institutions; Chapter 2: Representation and the House; Chapter 3: Stability and the Senate; Chapter 4: Leadership and the Presidency; Chapter 5: Judicial Review and the Supreme Court; Chapter 6: Federalism and Consolidation; Chapter 7: Conclusion; References; Index
Control code
ocn818818822
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593326630
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818818822

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