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The civic constitution : civic visions and struggles in the path toward constitutional democracy

Author: Elizabeth Beaumont
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Civic Constitution provides a compelling case for rethinking the U.S. Constitution. By exploring pivotal struggles over governmental power, individual rights, and the boundaries of citizenship,  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Civic constitution
(NL-LeOCL)370747437
(OCoLC)865508242
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Beaumont
ISBN: 0199940061 9780199940066
OCLC Number: 843881876
Description: XVI, 343 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments ; Key to Abbreviations ; Introduction ; 1 : The Civic Constitution ; Part One: Revisiting the 18th Century Founding ; 2 : Making Liberty Popular ; Revolutionaries' <"Common Sense>" Popular Constitutionalism and New State Republics ; 3 : The Unfinished Constitution ; Quarrels and Claims of <"We, the People>" in Constitutional Creation and Ratification ; Part Two: Civic Struggles to Refound <"We, the People>" and the Constitution ; 4 : Pursuing Equality ; Abolitionists' Anti-slavery Constitutionalism and Reconstruction ; 5 : Claiming Justice ; Suffragists' Gender Justice Constitutionalism and Transformation ; 6 : The Complexities of a Civic Founders' Constitution ; References ; Index
Responsibility: Elizabeth Beaumont.

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Beaumont does an admirable job showing that constitutional struggles have always entailed sharp differences over conceptions of the good life. * Robert L. Tsai, Contemporary Political Theory *

 
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