The U.S. Constitution: A Reader

By the Hillsdale College Politics Faculty

Now available as an eBook!

Featuring 113 primary source documents, The U.S. Constitution: A Reader was developed for teaching the core course on the Constitution at Hillsdale College. Divided into eleven sections, and with introductions by faculty from Hillsdale’s Department of Politics, readings cover the principles of the American founding; the framing and structure of the Constitution; the secession crisis and the Civil War; the Progressive rejection of the Constitution; and the building of the administrative state based on Progressive principles.