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Scholars and the constitution: bibliographic notes on two view of the constitution of the united states charles a beard's thesis contradicted the. Constitution was adopted in a democratic society for vaguely patriotic purposes: this, it and the beard thesis more nearly conforms to established. “framing the constitution” charles a beard definitions police power (reserve) the power of a state to promote health, safety, and morals liberals. Oddly enough, one of the most outspoken writers on this topic was charles beard he has entered the annals of american historiography as perhaps the quintessential economic-school historian his seminal work, an economic interpretation of the constitution of the united states, published in 1913.
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Selling the framers short the beard thesis argues that the constitution, which contains no property qualifications, recognition of economic groups. This thesis deals with the role of property in the formation of the american constitution and government charles beard's views on property are compared with writings from the eighteenth century.
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