ch 2 - National tax, declare war…. 6. Need for solution...

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,The founding of our constitutional Democracy 1. Early democracy in America Mayflower compact- the right to govern the people Tax 2. Revolutionary war and beginning of democracy Declaration of independent 3. The Continental Congress 4. Theory of Right and Representation -Government arises from consent of the governed. The right to rule function by people Solitary………….in text -Power should be dividing among separate institution -Citizen rights must be protected. 5. Articles of Confederation (1781-1789) National wasn’t strong, different states have their own government
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Unformatted text preview: National tax, declare war…. 6. Need for solution to weak government-Federalists vs. Anti-federalist (farmer. .lower class) Separation of powers Checks and balance Federalist 10 Have strong national government Federalist 51 Separate the powers (branch) 7. The Constitutional Convention-Virginia plan-New Jersey plan-Connecticut compromise 8. A government of Separation Powers 9. Bill of Right 10. Amendment Process 11. Criticisms of the Constitution 12. Achievements of the Constitution...
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course GOV 310L taught by Professor Kieth during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas.

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ch 2 - National tax, declare war…. 6. Need for solution...

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