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The law of American state constitutions

Author: Robert F Williams
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides complete coverage of American State Constitutional Law, contrasting it with the more familiar federal Constitution and explaining the importance of the differences. It surveys the law from before adoption of the federal constitution until the present and studies how it has evolved.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Williams, Robert F. (Robert Forrest), 1945-
Law of American state constitutions.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2009015325
(OCoLC)318645777
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert F Williams
ISBN: 9780199711307 0199711305
OCLC Number: 558536201
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 433 pages)
Contents: The other American constitutions --
The pre-federal state constitutions : the founding decade --
The evolving American state constitutions --
Federal limits on state constitutions --
The new judicial federalism --
Methodology in state constitutional rights interpretation --
Lockstepping state constitutional rights with federal constitutional law --
State constitutional distribution of powers --
The state legislative branch --
The state judicial branch --
The state executive branch --
Interpreting state constitutions --
Amending and revising state constitutions --
Judicial involvement in state constitutional amendment and revision.
Responsibility: Robert F. Williams.

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This book provides complete coverage of American State Constitutional Law, contrasting it with the more familiar federal Constitution and explaining the importance of the differences. It surveys the law from before adoption of the federal constitution until the present and studies how it has evolved.

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