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We the people : a brief introduction to the Constitution and its interpretation

Author: Donald C Dahlin
Publisher: [Basingstoke] : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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We the People is, simply put, about the U.S. Constitution. The author takes an analytical approach to existing scholarship and presents a limited number of landmark Supreme Court decisions in a way that makes this important material more accessible to the general reader. Dahlin emphasizes, as the Preamble states, that it is We the People who have created the Constitution, and so We the People today need to have a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version: Dahlin, Donald C.
We the people.
New York, NY [etc.] : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
(OCoLC)809612106
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Donald C Dahlin
ISBN: 9781137309396 1137309393
OCLC Number: 815767179
Description: 1 online resource ([ix], 186 pages)
Contents: Taking the Constitution Seriously --
Who Interprets --
How to Interpret --
Ten Landmark Supreme Court Decisions --
Taking Stock.
Responsibility: Donald C. Dahlin.

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