This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
5 1/2 x 8 trim. LC 82-2815From the Inside Flap:
The series of essays that comprise The Federalist constitutes one of the key texts of the American Revolution and the democratic system created in the wake of independence. Written in 1787 and 1788 by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay to promote the ratification of the proposed Constitution, these papers stand as perhaps the most eloquent testimonial to democracy that exists. They describe the ideas behind the American system of government: the separation of powers; the organization of Congress; the respective positions of the executive, legislative, and judiciary; and much more. The Federalist remains essential reading for anyone interested in politics and government, and indeed for anyone seeking a foundational statement about democracy and America.
This new edition of The Federalist is edited by Robert Scigliano, a professor in the political science department at Boston College. His substantive Introduction sheds clarifying new light on the historical context and meaning of The Federalist. Scigliano also provides a fresh and definitive analysis of the disputed authorship of several sections of this crucial work.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0394309618. Seller Inventory # SKU1002676
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 1964. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0394309618
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 1964. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0394309618