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Author Strauss, David A

Title The living constitution / David A. Strauss

Publ Info Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  KF4550 .S78 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  KF4550 S78 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 150 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Inalienable rights series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : do we want a living constitution? -- Originalism and its sins -- The common law -- Freedom of speech and the living constitution -- Brown v. Board of Education and innovation in the living constitution (with a note on Roe v. Wade) -- The role of the written constitution : common ground and Jefferson's problem -- Constitutional amendments and the living constitution
LC subject Constitutional law -- United States
Constitutional history -- United States
Brown, Oliver, 1918-1961
Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education
Roe, Jane, 1947-
Wade, Henry
ISBN 9780195377279 (hardback : alk. paper)
0195377273 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780199703692 (e-book)
0199703698 (e-book)