The Federalist Papers Essays and Term Papers

  • The Internal Fight for an Effective Governmentt

    written essays that came to be known as the Federalist Papers, each one signed with the pseudonym “Publius” (Hamilton, 1787). This paper embarks on Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay’s journeys (the anonymous authors of the Federalist Papers) in juxtaposition of ratifying the Constitution...

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  • Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers were published essays in several New York State newspapers from October 1787 until May 1788, in an attempt to persuade the readers to ratify the proposed United States Constitution. The authors went by the name Publius to conceal their identities, but were later discovered to be...

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  • Constitution Essay

    over the states. These people were called Anti-Federalists. They included primarily farmers and tradesmen and were less likely to be a part of the wealthy elite than were members of their opposition, who called themselves Federalists. The Anti-Federalists believed that each state should have a sovereign...

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  • Ideas that Shaped the Constitution

    Methods in Process Ideas that Shaped the Constitution The Federalist Papers were a series of 85 articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay encouraging the ratification of the U.S. Constitution. The papers were published between 1787 and 1788 in New York. Alexander...

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  • Stand Your Ground Law Debate "Cons"

    Your Ground Law Thesis: The Federalist Papers influenced the ratification of the Constitution by making some of their most important arguments, including the importance of being in a Union by having a Constitution, answering to the objections made by the Anti-federalists about separation of powers, and...

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  • china

    The Federalist and Anti-Federalist debates were mainly concerned with the concept of Federalism, or the distribution of power between a strong central government and several weaker state governments. These debates arose over whether or not to ratify the new Constitution that was written to replace the...

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  • Federalists V.S Antifederalists

    Federalists vs. Antifederalists When the revolutionary war was over, the American colonists had found themselves free of British domination. Due to the fact that they were free from British control, they wanted to create their own system of government where tyranny would be practically diminished...

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  • Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers Several documents have helped carve the United States government from the beginning into what we know it as today…the Magna Carta, the Mayflower Compact, the Declaration of Independence…to name a few. One of the most important of those documents was The Federalist Papers. It...

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  • Federalists vs. Anti-Federalists

    The contending groups consisted of Federalists, those who supported ratification, and Anti-Federalists, those opposed to the constitution. Each group published a series of letters known as the Federalist and Anti-Federalist Papers. The Anti-Federalist papers objected to provisions of the proposed...

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  • Federal Paper 10 and 51

    The federalist papers written by James Madison, proposes logical suggestions for the creation of a government, that fits the need of the nation. Federalist paper 10 primarily concerns with the harmful effects of factions.(Madison James,”The federalist no.10” .1787, A21)A faction is a group with a distinct...

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  • Federalist Papers 51

    Eric Kogan Political Science 021 Professor Garrison Nelson 2. James Madison contended in Federalist 51 that: “If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessary.” What was he saying here and...

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  • James Mdixosn

    James Madison wrote the document James Madison Defends the New Constitution in 1787. This document was the most famous paper taken from the Federalist Papers. The Federalists Papers were a series of essays put together to support the ratification of the new Constitution. In essay 10 Madison talks about...

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  • Anti-Federalists and Term Limits

    [Year] Anti-Federalists and Term Limits Argument against term limits for the Presidency Introduction In 1787, with America in it’s infancy, the Anti-Federalists wrote responses to the Federalist papers and the Federalist support of what became the U.S. Constitution. The Anti-Federalist response...

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  • federalist #10

    Federalist Paper ten is the fifth in a series of five which focuses on the possible dangers of war between the States. The first four are written by Alexander Hamilton with the tenth and final one (of this series) written by James Madison. While Hamilton had opined in Federalist Paper six that “the...

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  • Student

    Angelica Watts G.3/R.7 Friday Paper #3 The debate over the ratification of the constitution was a great debate that took place throughout America over the Constitution, which had been proposed. The debate over ratification was seen in the newspapers...

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  • sample outline

    Outline An outline is a “blueprint” or “plan” for your paper. It helps you to organize your thoughts and arguments. A good outline can make conducting research and then writing the paper very efficient. Your outline page must include your: Paper Title Thesis statement Major points/arguments indicated...

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  • AP Government

    __________________ AP Government Federalist Paper No. 10 and 51 Directions- Answer the following questions completely. 1. What democratic principle is Madison touting in Federalist Paper No. 10? 2. Explain Madison’s definition of faction in Federalist Paper No. 10? 3. Give two methods...

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  • Federalists V Anti-Federalists

    Stanley Baptiste 11/1/12 Pd.1-1 The Federalists and Anti-Federalists were different as they had opposing views, but they were also similar in some ways. The main argument between them was the ratification of the Constitution. They differed on how to solve the problems of the Constitution,...

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  • goloza

    The Federalist Papers are a series of 85 articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay promoting the ratification of the United States Constitution. Seventy-seven were published serially in The Independent Journal and The New York Packet between October of 1787 and August...

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  • hi list of my future

    Name: Period Federalist Papers Questions Directions: 1. Based off your reading of the Federalist Papers 1, 10, 51, 70, 78, and 85 answer the following questions below on a separate sheet of paper. 2. Responses will have the proper heading and typed in 10 or 12 Times New Roman with 1 inch margins...

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