James Madison:
Philosopher and Practitioner of Liberal Democracy -  A Symposium

Robert A. Goldwin, American Enterprise Institute

Robert A. Goldwin has been a resident scholar of constitutional studies at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research in Washington, DC for the past 25 years. He served in the White House as special consultant to the president and in the Pentagon as advisor to the Secretary of Defense during the administration of Gerald Ford. He has taught political science at the University of Chicago and at Kenyon College and was dean of St. John's College in Annapolis, Maryland. He is the author of Why Blacks, Women, and Jews Are Not Mentioned in the Constitution (AEI Press, 1990), and From Parchment to Power; How James Madison Used the Bill of Rights to Save the Constitution (AEI Press, 1997). He is the editor or senior editor of more than a score of books on American politics and foreign policy, including especially the AEI series of volumes on the constitution of the United States.

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