We The People Volume 1

Author: Bruce A. Ackerman
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674948419
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Volume 2, Publisher desrciption: Constitutional change, seemingly so orderly, formal, and refined, has in fact been a revolutionary process from the first, as Bruce Ackerman makes clear in We the People, Volume 2: Transformations.

We The People

Author: Bruce A. Ackerman
Publisher: Belknap Press
ISBN: 9780674948471
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The book also sets contemporary events, such as the Reagan revolution and "Roe versus Wade", in deeper constitutional perspective and considers fundamental reforms that might resolve them.

The Decline And Fall Of The American Republic

Author: Bruce Ackerman
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674058399
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In this book, he explores how the interaction of changes in the party system, mass communications, the bureaucracy, and the military have made the modern presidency too powerful and a threat to liberal constitutionalism and democracy.

Democracy And Distrust

Author: John Hart Ely
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674196377
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This book elaborates a third theory of judicial review, one that the author argues is consistent with those underlying assumptions, in fact constructed so as to enlist the courts in helping to make them a reality.

Constitutionalism

Author: Larry Alexander
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521799997
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This specially commissioned volume examines the issue of constitutionalism.

Constitutional Construction

Author: Keith E Whittington
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674045156
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This book argues that the Constitution has a dual nature.

Living Originalism

Author: Jack M. Balkin
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674063031
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Originalism and living constitutionalism, often seen as opposing views, are not in conflict. So argues Jack Balkin, a leading constitutional scholar, in this long-awaited book.

American Constitutionalism

Author: Stephen M. Griffin
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400822126
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Constitutional theories produced by legal scholars do not usually discuss state-centered theories of American politics, the importance of institutions, behaviorist research on judicial decision making, or questions of constitutional reform, ...