counter create hit The Complete State of the Union Addresses of James Madison - Download Free eBook
Hot Best Seller

The Complete State of the Union Addresses of James Madison

Availability: Ready to download

James Madison (1751-1836), was an American politician and the fourth President of the United States (1809-1817), and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Considered to be the "Father of the Constitution," he was the principal author of the document. In 1788, he wrote over a third of the Federalist Papers, still the most influential commentary on the Constituti James Madison (1751-1836), was an American politician and the fourth President of the United States (1809-1817), and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Considered to be the "Father of the Constitution," he was the principal author of the document. In 1788, he wrote over a third of the Federalist Papers, still the most influential commentary on the Constitution. As a leader in the first Congresses, he drafted many basic laws and was responsible for the first ten amendments to the Constitution (said to be based on the Virginia Declaration of Rights), and thus is also known as the "Father of the Bill of Rights." As a political theorist, Madison's most distinctive belief was that the new republic needed checks and balances to limit the powers of special interests, which Madison called factions. He believed very strongly that the new nation should fight against aristocracy and corruption and was deeply committed to creating mechanisms that would ensure republicanism in the United States.


Compare

James Madison (1751-1836), was an American politician and the fourth President of the United States (1809-1817), and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Considered to be the "Father of the Constitution," he was the principal author of the document. In 1788, he wrote over a third of the Federalist Papers, still the most influential commentary on the Constituti James Madison (1751-1836), was an American politician and the fourth President of the United States (1809-1817), and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Considered to be the "Father of the Constitution," he was the principal author of the document. In 1788, he wrote over a third of the Federalist Papers, still the most influential commentary on the Constitution. As a leader in the first Congresses, he drafted many basic laws and was responsible for the first ten amendments to the Constitution (said to be based on the Virginia Declaration of Rights), and thus is also known as the "Father of the Bill of Rights." As a political theorist, Madison's most distinctive belief was that the new republic needed checks and balances to limit the powers of special interests, which Madison called factions. He believed very strongly that the new nation should fight against aristocracy and corruption and was deeply committed to creating mechanisms that would ensure republicanism in the United States.

25 review for The Complete State of the Union Addresses of James Madison

  1. 5 out of 5

    Ian

  2. 4 out of 5

    cajunqueen

  3. 5 out of 5

    John H Bishop

  4. 4 out of 5

    Nick

  5. 5 out of 5

    Noah McClintock

  6. 5 out of 5

    Bert

  7. 4 out of 5

    Dave Bodinet

  8. 4 out of 5

    Tyler Kendrick

  9. 5 out of 5

    Michael

  10. 4 out of 5

    Paulette

  11. 4 out of 5

    Frank

  12. 5 out of 5

    Libbie

  13. 4 out of 5

    Sylvia

  14. 5 out of 5

    Amanda Burd

  15. 4 out of 5

    Ed

  16. 4 out of 5

    John N.

  17. 4 out of 5

    Carol Drews

  18. 5 out of 5

    Hoss

  19. 5 out of 5

    Catherine

  20. 5 out of 5

    Stephanie

  21. 5 out of 5

    Steve Spinks

  22. 4 out of 5

    A Young Philosopher

  23. 5 out of 5

    Saturnberry

  24. 5 out of 5

    Micah

  25. 4 out of 5

    Dante

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Loading...
We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.