Primary Sources of American Political Documents: Understanding the US Constitution, 1st Edition

  • James Wolfe
  • Heather Moehn
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766068633
  • ISBN-13: 9780766068636
  • DDC: 342.7302
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 144 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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The United States Constitution is our country’s founding document, providing the framework for our government and judicial system. Explore the goals, intentions, and debates of the framers of the constitution to understand how and why our nation continues to live by and interpret its principles today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Colonies Break from Britain.
2: The Constitutional Convention and Its Delegates.
3: Heated Debates.
4: A Government in Three Parts.
5: A Constitution for a New Nation.
Appendix The Constitution of the United States.
Further Reading.
Web Sites.
Chapter Notes.