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Liberty Fund Co-Sponsored Weekend: Liberty and the Federalist Papers (Philadelphia, PA)

Fri, Mar 31, 3:00 pm to Sun, Apr 2, 12:00 pm

This co-sponsored colloquium proposes to explore the Federalist Papers’ rationale for the distribution of liberty, power, and responsibility within the United States Constitution. Discussions would evaluate the arguments of Publius regarding federalism, separation and division of powers, the sources and purposes of power for the separate branches of government, the principle of representation, and the purpose and nature of politics.

Tour: Independence Hall

Discussion Leader: Dr. Jeremy Bailey, Associate Professor of Political Science and the Honors College at the University of Houston


Application Deadline: Wednesday, April 27, 2016; Applications accepted on a rolling basis after deadline.

Participation is based on a competitive application process. Qualifications are below.

  • Applicants must be current K-12 school teachers, with priority given to high school teachers
  • Teachers who attended a TAH.org Liberty Fund weekend during the 2015-2016 school year are not eligible to apply for the 16-17 year

APPLICATION PERIOD CLOSED

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Start:
Fri, Mar 31, 3:00 pm
End:
Sun, Apr 2, 12:00 pm
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Liberty Fund

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Instructor
Dr. Jeremy Bailey

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