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American Constitutionalism free pdf Constitutionalism in the United States is not determined solely by decisions made by the Supreme Court. Moving beyond traditional casebooks, renowned scholars Howard Gillman, Mark A. Graber, and Keith E. Whittington take a refreshingly innovative approach in American Constitutionalism by presenting the material in a historical organization instead of the typical issues-based one. A single-volume edition of the authors' acclaimed two-volume text, this book is ideal for courses that cover the structures of government and civil rights and liberties in one semester or for two-semester courses that are organized historically. FEATURES * Covers all important debates in U.S. constitutionalism, organized by historical era * Incorporates readings from all of the prominent participants in those debates * Clearly lays out the political and legal contexts in chapter introductions * Integrates more documents and cases than other texts, including decisions made by elected officials and state courts * Offers numerous pedagogical features, including topical sections within each historical chapter, bulleted lists of major developments, explanatory headnotes for the readings, questions on court cases, illustrations and political cartoons, tables, and suggested readings

About Chancellor and Professor of Political Science History and Law Ho

Howard Gillman is Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor at the University of California, Irvine. Mark A. Graber is Professor of Law at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. Keith E. Whittington is William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics and Director of Graduate Studies in Politics at Princeton University.

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Author : Chancellor and Professor of Political Science History and Law Ho
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Data Published : 18 August 2014
ISBN : 0199343381
EAN : 9780199343386
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 1052 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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