Constitutional Ethos

Author: Alexander Tsesis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199359849
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This book develops a theory of constitutional law structured on the public duty to protect individual rights for the general welfare. The maxim of constitutional governance synthesizes the protection of individual and public rights. ..

Destructive Messages

Author: Alexander Tsesis
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814782728
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Destructive Messages argues that hate speech is dangerous not only when it poses an immediate threat of harm.

For Liberty And Equality

Author: Alexander Tsesis
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195379691
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For Liberty and Equality shows how the Declaration of Independence actually worked in each era, and why its influence has been crucial to the development of the American nation and way of life.

The Democratic Horizon

Author: Alessandro Ferrara
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107035511
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Alessandro Ferrara explains what he terms 'the democratic horizon' and reviews the challenges under which democracies must operate.

Achieving Social Justice

Author: Larissa Behrendt
Publisher: Federation Press
ISBN: 9781862874503
Size: 24.86 MB
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Larissa Behrendt attacks the chasm which has grown between Indigenous lives and aspirations in Australia, and the psychological terra nullius which continues, despite Mabo, to pervade so much of Australia's mythology and policy.

American Character

Author: Colin Woodard
Publisher: Viking
ISBN: 0525427899
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In American Character, Colin Woodard traces these two key strands in American politics through the four centuries of the nation's existence, from the first colonies through the Gilded Age and Great Depression to the present day, and how ...

Rather Outspoken

Author: Dan Rather
ISBN: 9781455509911
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The book also includes his thoughts and reflections on the state of journalism today and what he sees for its future, as well as never-before-revealed personal observations and commentary.

The Responsive Community

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A MEAGER COMMON GOOD Compared to the ideals of equality, liberty, and
rationality, the notion of a common good is more gingerly embraced in the ethos
of liberalism. For communitarians this is a major concern. Of course many liberal
writers and statesmen have explicitly sought the "public good," "the public interest
," or, as in the preamble to the U. S. Constitution, "the general Welfare." And many
liberals, especially welfare liberals, have insisted that the liberal ideal of
rationality ...