The Failure Of The Founding Fathers

Author: Bruce ACKERMAN
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674020057
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Based on seven years of archival research, the book describes previously unknown aspects of the electoral college crisis of 1800, presenting a revised understanding of the early days of two great institutions that continue to have a major ...

The Development Of The American Presidency

Author: Richard J. Ellis
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317552954
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The Constitution thus allowed politicians who had just been repudiated by the
voters to choose the next president. See Bruce Ackerman, The Failure of the
Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of Presidential Democracy (
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005), 31. 7 Ackerman, Failure of the
Founding Fathers, 37. 8 Ackerman, Failure of the Founding Fathers, 33. 9
Ackerman, Failure of the Founding Fathers, 37¥39. Ackerman, Failure of the
Founding Fathers, ...

Inventing The Job Of President

Author: Fred I. Greenstein
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400831369
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... (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1987); Seymour Martin Lipset,
The First New Nation: The United States in Historical and Comparative
Perspective (New York: Basic Books, 1963); Joanne B. Freeman, Affairs ofHonor:
National Politics in the New Republic (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001);
and Bruce Ackerman, The Failure of the Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall,
and the Rise of Presidential Democracy (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University
Press, 2005).

Thomas Jefferson And Executive Power

Author: Jeremy D. Bailey
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139466291
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But Jefferson and Burr received the same number of Electoral College votes –
because Republicans failed to cast one Burr vote for another candidate –
sending the election to. 1 Scholars have long treated the Twelfth Amendment as
the Aaron Burr Amendment without fully considering what the framers of the
amendment understood of their work. See, for example, Bruce Ackerman, The
Failure of the Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of Presidential
Democracy ...

Popular Leadership In The Presidency

Author: Karen S. Hoffman
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739144219
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The Failure of the Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of
Presidential Democracy. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2005. Adams,
Henry. A History of the United States During the Administrations of James
Madison. 1901. Reprint, New York: Library of America, 1986. Adams, Henry. A
History of the United States During the Administrations of Thomas Jefferson.
1890. Reprint, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1921. Adams, John. Letter
from Uriah Forrest to John ...

Books On Early American History And Culture 2001 2005 An Annotated Bibliography

Author: Raymond D. Irwin
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440829225
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520 Ackerman, Bruce A. The Failure of the Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall,
and the Rise of Presidential Democracy. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University
Press, 2005. 384 p. ISBN 0674018664; ISBN 9780674018662; OCLC 58919429;
LC Call Number E331 .A15; Dewey 320.973/09/034. Citations: 38. Provides a
critique, from a legal perspective, of the Founders' as framers of the Constitution.
Notes that the goal of law is to reduce legal uncertainties and that, where the ...

Framed

Author: Sanford Levinson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199930872
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2 o See, for such an argument from the political right, F. H. Buckley, “Going North,
” The American Spectator, October 2011, available at http://spectator.org/archives
/2011/10/13/goingnorth 3 o See Bruce Ackerman, The Failure of the Founding
Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of Presidential Democracy (Cambridge
, MA: Harvard University Press, 2007). 4o See, e.g., Ted Robert Gurr, ed.,
Violence In America: Protest, Rebellion, Reform, vol. 2 (Thousand Oaks,
California: Sage ...

The Supreme Court And The American Elite 1789 2008

Author: Lucas A. Powe, Jr.
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674054423
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In Ackerman's case three books are key: We the People: Foundations (1991), We
the People: Transformations (1998), and The Failure of the Founding Fathers:
Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of Presidential Democracy (2005). In Graber's
case two books and two articles were paramount: Dred Scott and the Problem of
Constitutional Evil (2006) and Rethinking Abortion: Equal Choice, the
Constitution, and Reproductive Rights (1996); the articles are “The Non-
Majoritarian Difficulty: ...

Judicial Politics In Polarized Times

Author: Thomas M. Keck
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022618241X
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The Failure of the Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of
Presidential Democracy. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. All Things
Considered. 2003. National Public Radio, June 23. Andersen, Ellen Ann. 2005.
Out of the Closets and into the Courts: Legal Opportunity Structure and Gay
Rights Litigation. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Andrews, Edmund L.
1995. “F.C.C. Is Ordered to Delay an Auction for Wireless Licenses.” New York
Times, July 28, D4.

Cradle Of America

Author: Peter Wallenstein
Publisher:
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MOTHER OF PRESIDENTS, MOTHER OF STATES Bruce Ackerman, The Failure
of the Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of Presidential
Democracy (2005); Harry Ammon, James Monroe: The Quest for National Identity
(1971); James M. Banner Jr., To the Hartford Convention: The Federalists and the
Origins of Party Politics in Massachusetts, 1789-1815 (1970); Lance Banning,
Sacred Fire of Liberty: James Madison and the Founding of the Federal Republic
(1995); ...