skip to content
Takings : private property & the power of eminent domain. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Takings : private property & the power of eminent domain.

Author: Richard Allen Epstein
Publisher: Harvard University Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

If legal scholar Richard Epstein is right, then the New Deal is wrong, if not unconstitutional. Epstein develops a coherent normative theory that permits us to distinguish between permissible takings  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this


Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Allen Epstein
ISBN: 0674867297 9780674867291
OCLC Number: 805685939
Contents: Philosophical Preliminaries A Tale of Two Pies Hobbesian Man, Lockean World The Integrity of Constitutional Text Takings Prima Facie Takings and Torts Partial Takings: The Unity of Ownership Possession and Use Rights of Disposition and Contract Taking from Many: Liability Rules, Regulations, and Taxes Justifications for Takings The Police Power: Ends The Police Power: Means Consent and Assumption of Risk Public Use and Just Compensation Public Use Explicit Compensation Implicit In-Kind Compensation Property and the Common Pool Regulation Taxation Transfer Payments and Welfare Rights Conclusion: Philosophical Implications Index of Cases General Index


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Takings : private property & the power of eminent domain.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "805685939" ;
   schema:about <> ; # Propietat--Estats Units d'Amèrica
   schema:about <> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <> ; # Richard Allen Epstein
   schema:datePublished "1985" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Takings : private property & the power of eminent domain." ;
   schema:productID "805685939" ;
   schema:publication <> ;
   schema:publisher <> ; # Harvard University Press
   schema:workExample <> ;
   wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # Harvard University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Harvard University Press" ;

<> # Richard Allen Epstein
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Epstein" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard Allen" ;
   schema:name "Richard Allen Epstein" ;

<> # Propietat--Estats Units d'Amèrica
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Propietat--Estats Units d'Amèrica" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0674867297" ;
   schema:isbn "9780674867291" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.