Constitutional Convention of 1787 Professor Jack Rakove talked about some of the issues debated during the Constitutional Convention of 1787, such as the number of representatives for… read more

Constitutional Convention of 1787 Professor Jack Rakove talked about some of the issues debated during the Constitutional Convention of 1787, such as the number of representatives for each state and the method of presidential elections. He described the arguments put forth by James Madison and how delegates tried to reach compromises despite competing State interests. This class was from a course called “The Constitution: A Brief History.” close

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Constitutional Convention of 1787

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Stanford, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 25, 2015 | 7:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 18, 2015 | 7:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Apr 25, 2015 | 7:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 26, 2015 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 03, 2015 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 17, 2015 | 3:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 18, 2015 | 7:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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