Module 2: Constitutional Foundations
In this module, we'll cover the Constitutional foundations of the American political system--its underlying philosophy, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Read chapter two of the textbook, watch the professor's lectures, and read all the "discussion material."
The Prof's Lectures
Jefferson's letter to James Madison and George Mason's Objections to the Constitution are both in the course textbook.
Other Great Material
Discussion of Shays' Rebellion by Prof at West Point.
"A More Perfect Union" Article about the Constitutional Convention.
The U.S. Constitution at the National Archives.