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The United States Constitution : roots, rights, and responsibilities

Author: A E Dick Howard
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1992.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
United States Constitution.
Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)606439202
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A E Dick Howard
ISBN: 1560981202 9781560981206
OCLC Number: 24010731
Description: xxix, 402 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The state constitutions as analogy and precedent : the American experience with constituent power before 1787 / Willi Paul Adams --
The origins of American constitutionalism / Jack P. Greene --
The idea of a written constitution in the thought of the founders : the organization of consent / Merrill D. Peterson --
Capitalism, liberalism, and the United States Constitution / Joyce Appleby --
The revolutionary constitutions of eighteenth-century Europe / R.R. Palmer --
British reflections on the bicentenary of the United States Constitution / Lord Hailsham of St. Marylebone --
Republicanism and enlightenment thought : observations from Scotland / Neil MacCormick --
Constitutional and tribal governance / Ladonna Harris --
A new constitution for a new nation / Judith N. Shklar. The origin of rights : constitutionalism, the stork, and the democratic dilemma / Burt Neuborne --
Victims as heroes : a minority perspective on constitutional law / Derrick Bell --
Constitutional structure and the protection of rights : federalism and the separation of powers / Harry N. Scheiber --
Federal judicial power and the "consent" of the governed / Laurence H. Tribe --
The founders on families / Sylvia A. Law --
Public law versus public rights : the Constitution and strategies for environmental protection / Frederick R. Anderson --
The impact of technology / Don K. Price --
The United States Constitution, public opinion, and the problem of American exceptionalism / Michael Kammen --
Enlivening the text : interpreting (or inventing) the Constitution / Sanford Levinson --
What is a citizen? / François Bourricaud. From town meeting to nuclear power : the changing nature of citizenship and democracy in the United States / Jon D. Miller --
The individual as citizen / Ralph Nader --
The corporation as citizen / David F. Linowes --
The people, the press, and the American Constitution / Robert F. Erburu --
Schooling and civic education / Ernest L. Boyer --
How the young learn responsibility / Robert Coles --
Citizenship and state constitutions / Hans A. Linde.
Responsibility: edited by A.E. Dick Howard.

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