Constitutionalism and Rights explores the ambivalent relationship between the American tradition of constitutionalism and the notions of rights that have emerged over the last three centuries. The six essays focus systematically on selected tensions between these two fundamental strands in the American tradition of liberty and self-government. Discussed are: ideas of rights and constitutionalism generally; mechanisms and procedures necessary to assure rights in a large bureaucratic state; rights as expressed in public ...

Constitutionalism and Rights 1987, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780887068065

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Constitutionalism and Rights 1987, State University of New York Press, Provo, Utah

ISBN-13: 9780887066573

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