By Stuart Leibiger
A spouse to James Madison and James Monroe beneficial properties essays from best lecturers that think of a variety of points of the lives and legacies of our fourth and 5th presidents.
- Provides historians and scholars of historical past with a wealth of latest insights into the lives and achievements of 2 of America’s such a lot comprehensive statesmen, James Madison and James Monroe
- Features 32 state-of-the box historiographic essays from prime lecturers that give some thought to a variety of points of the lives and legacies of our fourth and 5th presidents
- Synthesizes the most recent findings, and gives new insights in keeping with unique learn into basic sources
- Addresses subject matters that readers frequently are looking to study extra approximately, resembling Madison and slavery
Chapter One James Madison's Political concept: the tips of an performing baby-kisser (pages 4–20): Jack N. Rakove
Chapter James Madison's trip to an “Honorable and worthy Profession”, 1751–1780 (pages 21–38): Paul Douglas Newman
Chapter 3 James Madison, 1780–1787: Nationalism and Political Reform (pages 39–55): Adam Tate
Chapter 4 James Madison and the Grand conference: “The nice hassle of illustration” (pages 56–73): Gordon Lloyd and Christopher Burkett
Chapter 5 James Madison and the Ratification of the structure: A overcome Adversity (pages 74–90): Kevin R. C. Gutzman
Chapter Six James Madison within the Federalist: Elucidating “The specific constitution of this executive” (pages 91–108): Michael Zuckert
Chapter Seven James Madison, Republican executive, and the Formation of the invoice of Rights: “Bound through each rationale of Prudence” (pages 109–126): Alan Gibson
Chapter 8 James Madison within the U.S. apartment of Representatives, 1789–1797: America's First Congressional flooring chief (pages 127–142): Carey Roberts
Chapter 9 James Madison and the nationwide Gazette Essays: The start of a celebration baby-kisser (pages 143–158): Denver Brunsman
Chapter Ten James Madison, the Virginia Resolutions, and the Philosophy of contemporary American Democracy (pages 159–175): Garrett Ward Sheldon
Chapter 11 James Madison's Secretary of nation Years, 1801–1809: Successes and screw ups in international family (pages 176–191): Mary Hackett
Chapter Twelve President James Madison's household rules, 1809–1817: Jeffersonian Factionalism and the Beginnings of yankee Nationalism (pages 192–206): Aaron N. Coleman
Chapter 13 President James Madison and international Affairs, 1809–1817: Years of precept and Peril (pages 207–223): David J. Siemers
Chapter Fourteen James Madison's Retirement, 1817–1836: enticing the Republican prior, current, and destiny (pages 224–240): James H. Read
Chapter Fifteen James Madison and George Washington: The integral Man's necessary guy (pages 241–258): Stuart Leibiger
Chapter 16 James Madison and Thomas Jefferson: A “Friendship Which was once for all times” (pages 259–273): Jeffry H. Morrison
Chapter Seventeen James and Dolley Madison and the hunt for team spirit (pages 274–291): Catherine Allgor
Chapter Eighteen James Madison and Montpelier: The Rhythms of Rural lifestyles (pages 292–305): David B. Mattern
Chapter Nineteen James Madison and the drawback of yank Slavery (pages 306–323): Jeff Broadwater
Chapter Twenty James Monroe's Political inspiration: the folks the Sovereigns (pages 324–342): Arthur Scherr
Chapter Twenty?One James Monroe, 1758–1783: pupil and Soldier of the yankee Revolution (pages 343–358): Daniel Preston
Chapter Twenty?Two James Monroe and the Confederation, 1781–1789: The Making of a Virginia Statesman (pages 359–374): Robert W. Smith
Chapter Twenty?Three James Monroe within the 1790s: A Republican chief (pages 375–390): William M. Ferraro
Chapter Twenty?Four James Monroe as Governor of Virginia and Diplomat overseas, 1799–1810: A Revolution of rules and the Triumph of Pragmatism (pages 391–404): David A. Nichols
Chapter Twenty?Five James Monroe as Secretary of nation and Secretary of conflict, 1809–1817: towards Republican Strategic Sobriety (pages 405–420): Mackubin Thomas Owens
Chapter Twenty?Six James Monroe, James Madison, and the conflict of 1812: a tough Interlude (pages 421–437): J. C. A. Stagg
Chapter Twenty?Seven President James Monroe's family regulations, 1817–1825: “To enhance the simplest pursuits of Our Union” (pages 438–455): Michael J. McManus
Chapter Twenty?Eight President James Monroe and international Affairs, 1817–1825: a permanent Legacy (pages 456–471): Sandra Moats
Chapter Twenty?Nine The family lifetime of James Monroe: the guy at domestic (pages 472–488): Meghan C. Budinger
Chapter Thirty James Monroe and Thomas Jefferson: Republican govt and the British problem to the USA, 1780–1826 (pages 489–504): Michael Schwarz
Chapter Thirty?One James Monroe and James Madison: Republican companions (pages 505–520): Brook Poston
Chapter Thirty?Two James Madison and James Monroe Historiography: A story of 2 Divergent our bodies of Scholarship (pages 521–539): Peter Daniel Haworth
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Madison read from Robertson’s extensive library, which included histories of England, Greece, and Rome in addition to Michel de Montaigne’s Essays, Baron de Montesquieu’s Spirit of Laws, and John Locke’s Essay Concerning Human Understanding (Brant, 1:58–60; Ketcham, 1971:19–20). As a Presbyterian, Robertson dissented from the Church of England and championed Locke’s 1689 “Letter 24 PAUL DOUGLAS NEWMAN Concerning Toleration” and Parliament’s “Act of Toleration,” which banned the persecution of dissenters (Anonymous, 1911:307–16; Sheldon, 2001:4).
Had tepidly opposed the Stamp Act (Brant, 1:66). ”14 At the fall commencement, one student proclaimed that the law of nature obliged subjects to resist tyrannical kings; another praised the non-importation movement as “a noble Exertion of self-denial and Public Spirit,” and a third made “An Oration on the Utility of American Manufacturers” (Ketcham, 1971:37). Madison’s brief collegiate career included lessons in political protest, but also a more traditional curriculum that led to a life of statecraft and stewardship.
The Ethiopian Regiment and British troops together attacked and burned the town of Norfolk in January 1776 (Alden, 1957:194).
A Companion to James Madison and James Monroe by Stuart Leibiger