Introduction: the paradoxical legacy of the federalists / Doron Ben-Atar and Barbara B. Oberg Constructing American national identity: strategies of the federalists / Rogers M. Smith Alexander Hamilton's alternative: technology piracy and the report on manufactures / Doron Ben-Atar Hamilton's second thoughts: federalist finance revisited / Herbert E. Sloan Radicals in the "western world": the federalist conquest of trans-Appalachian North America Andrew R.L. Cayton Federalism, the styles of politics, and the politics of style / David Waldstreicher Gender and the first party system / Rosemarie Zagarri The problem of slavery in the age of federalism / Paul Finkelman Ministers, misanthropes, and mandarins: the federalists and the culture of capitalism, 1790-1820 / Steven Watts Benjamin Franklin as weird sister: William Cobbett and federalist Philadelphia's fears of democracy / Keith Arbour "Steady habits" under siege: the defense of federalism in Jeffersonian Connecticut / Andrew Siegel From fathers to friends of the people: political personae in the early republic / Alan Taylor Afterword: the federalists still in need of reconsideration / James M. Banner, Jr.
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