1 – 2 pages
Due May 3rd 2013
APA Format & 3 References
After reading Articles I, II, and III of the U.S. Constitution, in what ways might you argue that the Constitution was written to form a weak or strong central government? Provide three specific examples to support your position.
· Identify specific examples in the language of the text to support your position.
· Examine some of the arguments used by the framers of the Constitution while debating the language of the document.
· Include any philosophical underpinning that might have influenced the thinking of the framers of the Constitution.
Please note that the U.S. Constitution brings a philosophical perspective that has helped to shape our jurisprudence that should not be lost as a result of casual reading of the Constitution.