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Published: 01 December 2015

77 Pages

ISBN: 9780872290426

Bookseller Code (06)

Political Parties and the Constitution

Michael Les Benedict

Published by the American Historical Association

New Essays on American Constitutional History

In his essay, Michael Les Benedict surveys the impact of the Constitution on the creation, development, and organization of political parties. Drawing examples from the time of the Founding Fathers, Benedict also explores the impact of political parties on the shaping of the Constitution to the present day.