This book tells the story of qThe Federalist Papersq as an accessible approach to the principles of the United States government. When looking at qThe Federalist Papersq or the documents of the Constitutional Convention of 1787, one realizes that the writers of these documents knew what they were doing. After examining the operation of present-day government, it would be surprising if we could speak with equal confidence about the people who operate the institutions of the United States today. The authors of qThe Federalist Papersq and Constitutional Convention documents can help us understand the current principles and practices of the American government - as intended and as accomplished.Does it have the built-in protections for localities and states that we expect from a federal structure, or is it completely exposed to the power of the central government? Looking at essays fifteen through seventeen is Nonessential for answeringanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Federalist Papers|
|Author||:||William Barclay Allen, Kevin A. Cloonan|
|Publisher||:||Peter Lang - 2000|