The Federalist, on the new Constitution

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Statementwritten in 1788, by Mr. Hamilton, Mr. Jay, and Mr. Madison
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 44016
ContributionsHamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804, Madison, James, 1751-1836, Jay, John, 1745-1829
The Physical Object
Pagination504 p.
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Open LibraryOL15104732M

"The Federalist" is a collection of 85 essays published originally in New York state newspapers in encouraging the ratification of the Constitution. The pseudonym Publius was used for the three intelligent authors--Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay/5.

86 rows  The Federalist Papers is a collection of 85 articles and essays written by Alexander Authors: Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay. New Federalist Papers, written by three constitutional experts, defends the representative democracy put in place by the framers of the Constitution.

Like Hamilton, Madison, and Jay, the authors of New Federalist Papers see danger on the new Constitution book the effort to diminish and relocate federal power. They recognize that it is the task of public discourse to Cited by: 3. The Federalist Papers are 85 essays written in by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay, arguing for the ratification of the United States Constitution.

They were written anonymously (under names such as "Publius"), but the majority were written by Hamilton, then Madison, and only a /5(4). The Federalist Papers, originally written and published during and in several New York State newspapers, intended to promote the ratification of the United States Constitution.

They were widely read and respected for their masterly analysis and interpretation of 4/4(61). The Federalist is a web magazine focused on culture, politics, and religion. Be lovers of freedom and anxious for the fray.

A classic of American political thought, The Federalist is a series of eighty-five essays by three authors—Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay—the purpose of which was to gain support for the proposed new Constitution of the United States, a document that many considered too radical.

Most of the “papers” were published in /5().

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Page - Philadelphia, for the sole and express purpose of revising the articles of Confederation, and reporting to Congress and the several legislatures such alterations and provisions therein, as shall, when agreed to in Congress, and confirmed by the States, render the federal Constitution adequate to The Federalist exigencies of government and the /5(3).

OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Responsibility: written in the yearby Mr. Hamilton, Mr. Madison and Mr. Jay: with an appendix, containing the letters of Pacificus and Helvidius, on the Proclamation of neutrality of ; also, the original Articles of confederation, and the Constitution of the United States, with the amendments made thereto.

The Federalist Papers are a collection of eighty-five articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay in favor of ratifying the United States Constitution.

First appearing in as a series of letters to New York newspapers, this collective body of work is widely considered to be among the most important 5/5(6).

“The Federalist” comprises the collected printing of the eighty-five seminal essays written in defense of the newly-drafted Constitution. Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay first issued the essays individually in New York newspapers under the pseudonym Publius to garner support for the ratification of Brand: 1stdibs.

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edition, originally published in in Hallowell, Edition: Eleventh Edition. Federalist papers, series of 85 essays on the proposed new Constitution of the United States and on the nature of republican government, published between and by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay in an effort to persuade New York state voters to support ratification.

Only about were printed. It is certainly the most detailed and compelling argument in favor of the new Constitution, providing an intellectual and political foundation on which the fledgling United States Federal Government was built. But the new Constitution had powerful enemies as Hamilton wrote in Federalist #1.

In her new book, Here All Along Myron Magnet’s Clarence Thomas and the Lost Constitution, Mark Hemingway is the Book Editor at The Federalist, and was formerly a senior writer at The.

The Constitution has been best explained to us in The Federalist, a series of papers first written for New York newspapers by three defenders of it—Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison. These papers contain arguments against opponents of the Constitution intended for the immediate debate over its ratification in that state in   The book presents the best arguments against essentially antifederalist stances: balanced budgets amendments, term limits of congresspeople, and devolution of power to the states.

All these stances are often found in right-wing rhetoric, but the book also contains arguments that can make liberals uncomfortable as well (for example, the chapter /5. The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written in Favour of the New Constitution, Agreed Upon By the Federal Convention, Septem New York: Printed and Sold by J.

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McLean, Two volumes bound in one. 12mo, contemporary full sheep, raised bands, original burgundy morocco spine label; pp. vi,vi, This web-friendly presentation of the original text of the Federalist Papers (also known as The Federalist) was obtained from the e-text archives of Project Gutenberg.

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as it is perceived that the adversaries of the new Constitution are availing themselves of the prevailing prejudice with regard to the practicable. Federalist Party candidate for Vice President of the United States in and in Again elected as Federalist United States Senator from New York in ; re-elected in and served to Appointed by John Quincy Adams as United States Minister to.

Book/Printed Material The federalist: a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, Septem in two volumes. Volume 1, Page view. For obvious reasons, smaller, less populous states favored the Constitution and the protection of a strong federal government.

As shown in FigureDelaware and New Jersey ratified the document within a few months after it was sent to them for approval in Connecticut ratified it early in Some of the larger states, such as. The Anti-Federalist Papers are a collection of articles, written in opposition to the ratification of the United States Constitution.

Unlike the Federalist Papers written in support of the Constitution, the authors of these articles, mostly operating under pen names, were not engaged in a strictly organized project.

Buy a cheap copy of The Anti-Federalist Papers and the book. The dissenting opinions of Patrick Henry and others who saw the Constitution as a threat to our hard-won rights and liberties. Free shipping over $/5(5).

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Jay & J. Madison J. Dent & sons, Limited, - Constitutional law - pages 0 Reviews. BOOK REVIEW THE COMPLETE ANTI-FEDERALIST. Edited by Herbert j. Storing. Chi-cago, Ill.: University of Chicago Press. Seven vols. $ (cloth). ANTIFEDERALISTS: THE LOYAL OPPOSITION AND THE AMERICAN CONSTITUTION As George C.

Scott so eloquently told us in his cinematic portrayal of General George Patton, Americans like winners. The Anti-Federalist Papers and the Constitutional Convention Debates is a book about the formation of the United States government and the arguments against its foundational document by Ralph Ketcham.

Ketcham wrote the introduction, but the book proper consists of materials from –88 that were written and published during and immediately after the Constitutional Convention in. * rowse Topics * Curriculum Standards Tools Anti-Federalists Encyclopedia of the New American Nation, From U.S.

History in Context Listen The anti-Federalists voiced objections to theproposed Constitution in – Thisdiverse group was.The Federalist Party was the first political party in the United Alexander Hamilton, it dominated the national government from to It became a minority party while keeping its stronghold in New England and made a brief resurgence by opposing the War of It then collapsed with its last presidential candidate in Remnants lasted in a few places for a fColors: Black White.For the Anti-Federalist Constitution to take shape as he believes it would have, the distinctive elements of their thought had to be less distinct and more fluid across sections than Faber claims.

If these interpretative problems are kept in mind, An Anti-Federalist Constitution is a work worth consulting. Faber does provide a new and.