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The political philosophy of James Madison

Author: Garrett Ward Sheldon
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2001.
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"In this book, Garrett Ward Sheldon offers a concise synthesis of Madison's political philosophy in the context of the social and political history of his day."
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sheldon, Garrett Ward, 1954-
Political philosophy of James Madison.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)624723490
Named Person: James Madison; James Madison; James Madison; James Madison; James Madison
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Garrett Ward Sheldon
ISBN: 0801864798 9780801864797 9780801871061 0801871069
OCLC Number: 43607229
Description: xvi, 143 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Intellectual heritage: politics, philosophy, and theology --
Politics and religion --
Federalist nationalism --
Lockean liberalism realized: construction and ratification of the U.S. constitution --
Classical republicanism: the states' rights of the Virginia resolutions --
Nationalism revisited --
Last testaments.
Responsibility: by Garrett Ward Sheldon.
Local System Bib Number:
1610475867688_337791

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Among the founders, James Madison wielded the greatest influence in drafting the Constitution of 1789. The author offers a concise synthesis of Madison's political philosophy in the context of the  Read more...
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Elegant in [its] brevity. In this book Sheldon interweaves Madison's intellectual development with his political career: the one the warp, the one the weft, of his mind... His greatest contribution Read more...

 
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