Essay Option #2: Were the Founding Fathers Democratic Reformers?
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Primary Documents: James Madison, “Federalist #10” The Federalist (Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt, 1990), 43-48.
John P. Roche, “The Founding Fathers: A Reform Caucus in Action,” in Taking Sides: Clashing Views in United States History, Vol. 1, 13th Edition, edited by Larry Madaras and James M. SoRelle. (New York: McGraw-Hill, 2009), 114-125
Alfred Young, “The Framers of the Constitution and the Genius of the People,” Radical History Review, vol. 42 (1988).