The Revolutionary Constitution

Author: David J. Bodenhamer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019991303X
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With up-to-the-minute legal expertise and a broad grasp of the social and political context, this book is a tour de force of Constitutional history and analysis.

Constitution Caf Jefferson S Brew For A True Revolution

Author: Christopher Phillips
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393062791
Size: 79.68 MB
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He would be dismayed that it’s considered untouchable these days. Taking up Jefferson’s cause, Christopher Phillips leads a motley group of Americans across the fruited plain in an offbeat Constitutional Convention.

The Revolutionary Portfolio

Author: Daniel Joseph Hulsebosch
Size: 10.51 MB
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Explores the international dimensions of American constitution-making in the Founding Era, 1776-1815.

The Constitution Of France

Author: Sophie Boyron
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1782250565
Size: 30.82 MB
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1. French. Constitutional. History. A. Difficult. Coming. of. Age. The Constitutional '
BigBang': The Revolution of 1789 – The Difficult Implementation of
Constitutionalism – Understanding French Constitutional History – Conclusion:
The Merger of Constitutional Traditions?

Constitutional History Of The American Revolution

Author: John Phillip Reid
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299146641
Size: 65.79 MB
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Whig reliance on a constitutional compact rested on the firmer ground of the
original contract. Too often in our own times students of the American Revolution
have encountered a contractarian argument and without reflection have assumed
John Locke's influence, and the original contract has been mistaken for and
compounded with the social contract. The social contract was a legal fiction
explaining the conditions under which individuals left the state of nature and
created societies.

Reflections On The Revolution In France

Author: Edmund Burke
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300099799
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Edmund Burke would have appreciated the thought underlying this sketch, even
if the execution falls far short of Burke's own aesthetic standards, and even
though Burke himself had once been the object of Gillray's satire. Burke, who
died in 1797, would have drawn considerable satisfaction from the fulfillment of
his predictions that the French revolutionary constitution of 1790 would not end
constitution-making in France and that the original projectors of a French
constitution, such as ...