Is there a secret message of love hidden in Emma?
Technology seems to have recreated the problem of the small republic, such that the large republic is now susceptible to the disease of faction.
Politics requires fit characters, but can virtue be restored as a basis for liberty? Four contributors address this problem.
Colleen A. Sheehan is Professor of Politics at the Arizona State School of Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership. She is author of The Mind of James Madison: The Legacy of Classical Republicanism (Cambridge, 2015), James Madison and the Spirit of Republican Self-Government (Cambridge, 2009), Friends of the Constitution: Writings of the “Other” Federalists, 1787-88 (with Gary L. McDowell, Liberty Fund, 1998), and The Cambridge Companion to The Federalist (with Jack Rakove, Cambridge, 2019).