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The dynamic constitution : an introduction to American constitutional law

Author: Richard H Fallon, Jr.
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this book Harvard law professor Richard H. Fallon, Jr., introduces nonlawyers to the workings of American Constitutional Law. He writes about leading constitutional doctrines and issues, including the freedom of speech, the freedom of religion, the guarantee of equal protection, rights to fair procedures, and rights to privacy and sexual autonomy. Along the way, Fallon describes many of the fascinating cases and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard H Fallon, Jr.
ISBN: 0521840945 9780521840941 0521600782 9780521600781
OCLC Number: 54349624
Description: xxi, 336 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: Bush v. Gore --
The dynamic constitution --
Freedom of speech --
Freedom of Religion --
Protection of economic liberties --
Rights to fair procedures --
Equal protection of the laws --
Fundamental rights --
The powers of congress --
Executive power --
Judicial power --
Elections, political democracy and the constitution --
Structural limits on state power and resulting individual rights --
The constitution in war and emergency --
The reach of the constitution and congress's enforcement power.
Responsibility: Richard H. Fallon, Jr.
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In this 2004 book, Harvard law professor Richard H. Fallon introduces non-lawyers to the workings of American constitutional law. He writes with clarity about leading constitutional doctrines and  Read more...

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