Jefferson's Revolutionary Constitution: Paradox and Potential

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM (ET)
Library, Lucy Scribner Pohndorff Room
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Lecture
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580-5240
Department
Government

Jeremy D. Bailey is Associate Professor at the University of Houston, where he holds a dual appointment in the Department of Political Science and the Honors College.  He is the author of Thomas Jefferson and Executive Power (Cambridge University Press 2007), and coauthor of The Contested Removal Power, 1789-2010 (University Press of Kansas, 2013). Bailey’s articles on Jefferson, Madison, and Hamilton have been published in American Political Science Review, Review of Politics, and Political Research Quarterly.  He is now working on a book on James Madison and the problem of constitutional imperfection.  Bailey received BA from Rhodes College and his Ph.D. from Boston College, where his dissertation was the 2004 co-winner of the APSA' s E. E. Schattschneider Prize for best dissertation in American politics.

This event is free and open to the public.

Sponsored by The Alexander Hamilton Institute for Western Civilization and the Government Department.

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