The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization is headquartered in Clinton, New York, and was founded in 2007 to promote excellence in scholarship through the study of freedom, democracy, and capitalism.

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AHI Adviser Publishes on Lincoln and Obama

"Much has been written about what Mr. Obama thinks about Lincoln," writes John Stauffer in… Read Article >>

Dear Friends of the Alexander Hamilton Institute

We thought we’d share some thoughts on the first year of our existence. As a… Read Article >>

Kimball References AHI to Manhattan Institute

Roger Kimball, co-editor and publisher of The New Criterion, President and Publisher of Encounter Books, and adviser… Read Article >>

EBA Hosts Christina Hoff Sommers 19 November

The Edmund Burke Association, a student organization, founded within the Hamilton College Republican Club and… Read Article >>

Edmund Burke Association Meeting 17 November

Is conservatism an ideology?  Is equality a conservative value?  How does a conservative distinguish between… Read Article >>

AHI Invited to Encounter Books Celebration

Roger Kimball, co-editor and publisher of The New Criterion, President and Publisher of Encounter Books, and academic… Read Article >>

AHI Co-Sponsors Lecture on Abolitionism

Why was upstate New York the most important theater in the United States for the… Read Article >>

Record Crowd Attends AHI Event

The AHI's headquarters hosted a standing-room only crowd of more than 150 persons on Saturday… Read Article >>

Publius Meeting Rescheduled for 5 November

Robert Nagel, a professor of constitutional law at the University of Colorado, Boulder, argues that… Read Article >>

AHI Open House on 1 November

The AHI will hold an open house on Saturday, 1 November, starting at 9 a.m.… Read Article >>