The Framers Themselves: Constitutional Authorship During the Ratification, American Political Thought


Papers (For current and past papers see

“Constitutional Interpretation and Abolition in the 1836 Presidential Election” 

“Slavery’s Constitutional Interpretation: The Abolitionist Debates of the 1830s and the Idea of a Constitution" 

“A Police-Industrial Complex? The Tactical Edge 1983-2013 and the Rise of Military-Industrial Advertising”

“The Era of Good Feeling? Party Cleavages within 4th of July Toasts, 1816-1824”

“Founding Authority: John Marshall, Democratic Founding, and McCulloch v. Maryland”

“A Temple in Which the Hearts of Americans Worship”: The Constitution in Fourth of July Toasts”