The federalists, led by alexander hamilton, advocated the importance of a strong central government in leading the country forward, while the democratic republicans, led by thomas jefferson, promoted increasing the common man’s role in government.
Hamiltonians are the people that supported alexander hamilton's viewpoint of helping other states pay off debts and creating a national bank.
In special providence mead gave texture, substance, and personality to otherwise dull forces with his hamiltonians, wilsonians, jacksonians, and jeffersonians in power, terror, peace, and war mead weaves these same forces into a discussion of american hard and soft power, the fordist 20th century, and a millenial capitalist 21st century.
Amidst this welter of confusion, to find the true picture of jefferson the man and political philosopher is an extraordinarily difficult task a bewildering mosaic analysis of jefferson is made far more difficult by the complex nature of jefferson’s personality and career. First national government jefferson was pro-french hamilton, pro-british jefferson favored farmers and artisans hamilton supported merchants and financiers jefferson believed in democracy and rule by legislative majorities hamilton argued for a strong executive and for judicial review.
Hamiltonians vs jeffersonians in 1790 whose vision is best for america hamiltonians jeffersonians • with our abundant resources, america has the opportunity to become a great economic power to do so, we need to encourage commerce and manufacturing. Jeffersonians and hamiltonians express very different views on what an optimal economy looks like in the long run, their visions are probably irreconcilable in the short run, however, both sets of reformers offer important lessons for policymakers grappling with the power of massive tech, finance, and health care firms.