James Madison

Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to James Madison: War of 1812
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for James Madison

4th President of the United States

References in periodicals archive ?
This book looks at the letters and other writings (not just The Federalist) of American Founding Father James Madison to reveal the evolution of MadisonAEs views on federalism, republican governance, the protection of rights, and his part in the development of the American constitutional system.
Skanska AB (STO: SKAB) announced on Monday the signing of a USD42m contract with James Madison University to construct its new dining hall in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Perhaps the best-written Madison book of all, Drew McCoy's The Last of the Fathers: James Madison and the Republican Legacy, applied this same mode of argument--a Madisonian ipse dixit is to be accepted without question--in lieu of proof regarding the chief point at issue therein: that Madison, in retirement, correctly contrasted the Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions of 1798 and 1799 and Virginia Report of 1800 to the South Carolina Nullifiers' argument of 1832-33.
Despite Cheney's concise summary of Lance Banning's commanding case for Madison's consistency as a Federalist in the 1780s and a Jeffersonian in the 1790s in The Sacred Fire of Liberty: James Madison and the Founding of the Federal Republic, anyone curious about or skeptical of Madison's positions during this penultimate period of his career will still need to visit that book.
Rivard, a small forward, has tried to stay calm and collected when he has been called on to play for James Madison coach Matt Brady.
Indiana hasn't captured a national championship since 1987, but James Madison has that mark beaten by four years.
It will perhaps not become me to quibble with a review ("Little Jimmy Rides Again," August) that says my new book, James Madison and the Making of America, may justly be "billed as the new standard on its subject.
The vibrant public images of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and John Adams often overshadow that of James Madison, who has entered history as a shadowy, albeit important, figure.
Specifically, James Madison University uses a behaviorally anchored rubric to convey the strengths and weaknesses of each program's assessment report.
James Madison: Philosopher, Founder, and Statesman is a collection of 15 papers given at a 2006 Lincoln Center for the American Studies conference on James Madison, and offers a wide-ranging glimpse into the life and mind of the nation's fourth president.
The great Virginia triumvirate; George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison in the eyes of their contemporaries.
Alexander Hamilton (Pacificus) and James Madison (Helvidius)
James Madison and the struggle for the Bill of Rights.
Self-interest is the engine of government," said James Madison.