In a 500-word essay, choose one of the following ratification documents, and provide a brief overview of the paper’s message and the author’s intent in writing it. If you were living during this time, what would your response be to the paper’s message? What is the correlation between the paper’s message and current events?
Choose one from the following:
1. Antifederalist Papers # 1
2. Antifederalist Papers # 9
3. Antifederalist Papers # 37
4. Antifederalist Papers # 84
5. Federalist Papers # 1
6. Federalist Papers # 10
7. Federalist Papers # 37
8. Federalist Papers # 68
9. Federalist Papers # 69
10. Federalist Papers # 84
Suggested sources to assist you in locating the ratified documents include:
Textbook Sources to Use:
Johnson, M. P. (2012). Reading the American past: Selected historical documents: Volume 1: To 1877 (5th ed.). Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martin’s.
Roark, J. L., Johnson, M. P., Cohen, P. C., Stage, S., & Hartmann, S. M. (2014). The American promise: A concise
history, volume 1: To 1877 (5th ed.). Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martin’s.
Be sure to include all sources used, including the textbooks, in APA style on a separate references page.
Please make sure to cite information from the sources used and include a work cited page at the end.