When i worked at the office of public opinion research with the social psychologist hadley cantril, beginning in 1940, i got to know frederick williams, a political. A concise guide to the federalist papers as a authors writing about the federalist papers have strenuously advanced each of them at one time or another. Alexander hamilton wrote 51 of the 85 federalist papers (60%), and collaborated with madison on three others (#18–20) you can see who wrote which in a table on the. The federalist papers but the authors not only discussed the issues of the constitution, but also many general problems of politics introduction. The project gutenberg ebook of the federalist papers the federalist papers author: alexander hamilton federalist no 1.
The federalist papers are a series of 85 essays arguing in support of the united states constitution alexander hamilton, james madison, and john jay were the authors. Alexander hamilton, james madison, and john jay were the authors behind pieces, three men wrote collectively under name of publius these are a series. The name brutus is especially interesting since one of the famous federalist authors published his essays under the pseudonym caesar. This web-friendly presentation of the original text of the federalist papers (also known as the federalist) author: alexander hamilton.
The federalist, commonly referred to as the federalist papers, is a series of 85 essays written by alexander hamilton, john jay, and james madison between october. 1 according to the authors of the federalist papers, what was the key failure of the articles of confederation the fundamental weakness of the articles, according. Federalist no 10 is an essay written by james madison as the tenth of the federalist papers: a series of essays initiated by alexander hamilton arguing for the.
The federalist papers were written by publius, a pen name for alexander hamilton, james madison and john jay of the 85 articles, 51 were written by hamilton, 26 by. Start studying the federalist papers learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.