Building Background Knowledge with Discussion, Reading, Writing, and Research

Sections 244 at 11:00 and 245 at 12:00 will read Ch. 6 - “Political Conflict in the Early Republic: Benjamin Franklin Bache and Alexander Hamilton”

Working in Pairs

  • Come up with a list of key terms for this chapter. Write them down
  • Use the library's reference database, CREDO Reference, to conduct research by looking up the key terms.
  • Discuss the chapter and the primary sources
  • Think about ideology --- in what ways did the Federalists and Republicans differ in their ideologies?