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The failure of the founding fathers : Jefferson, Marshall, and the rise of presidential democracy

Author: Bruce A Ackerman
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Belknap, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The ink was barely dry on the Constitution when it was almost destroyed by the rise of political parties in the US. This book describes the aspects of electoral college crisis. It shows how Thomas  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; John Marshall; Thomas Jefferson; John Marshall
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce A Ackerman
ISBN: 9780674023956 0674023951
OCLC Number: 957776559
Notes: Originally published: 2005.
Description: 384 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The people's president: Introduction: America on the brink. The original misunderstanding. John Marshall for president. Jefferson counts himself in. On the brink. What went right? --
The people and the court: Introduction: constitutional brinksmanship. Federalist counterattack. Republican triumph. Marbury v. Stuart. Presidential purge. Synthesis. Reverberations --
Documents: Horatius's presidential knot. Judge Bassett's protest.
Responsibility: Bruce Ackerman.

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Ackerman innovatively recasts the histories of parties, constitutional interpretation and presidential politics...Rarely has a study of American history been more timely. Publishers Weekly 20050801 Read more...

 
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