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Short Paper 1Taylor CollinsGOVT 42121 January 2019Liberty University
The constitution was the first document our founding fathers created to bring together ournew nation. After being free from England the four founding fathers decided to create the constitution, a document that would create a political order and govern our country. In the bookLiberty, Order, and Justice: An Introduction to the Constitutional Principles of American Government the author talks about the idea that the constitution is an evolutionary document rather than a revolutionary document. Although his document was written in the revolutionary age, the idea that this document is evolutionary due to its ideas and principles that grew from the document. In an article written by author John L. Hancock titled The American Evolution, not Revolution! he explains how the creating of America was more of an evolutionary step, due to itseconomic system that evolved from their succeeding from Englandi. We have seen many other countries who have tried to replicate what we have done here in America, because where all other have failed we are the only ones to succeed. One of the main reasons our nation is successful is because of those who created our government. Our framers learned from other

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