2021-11-28

What the Anti-Federalists Were For: The Political Thought of the Opponents of the Constitution

Nov 03, 2019 · The Anti-Federalists were a group of Americans who objected to the creation of a stronger U.S. federal government and opposed final ratification of the U.S. Constitution as approved by the Constitutional Convention in 1787. The Anti-Federalists generally preferred a government as formed in 1781 by the Articles of Confederation, which had granted the predominance of power to the state …


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What the Anti-Federalists Were For: The Political Thought of the Opponents of the Constitution
Herbert J. Storing
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0226775747