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Democratic theories and the Constitution

Democratic theories and the Constitution

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Martin Edelman
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New York (State)
  • Publication Information: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1984
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books
  • Material: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: SUNY series in political theory., Contemporary issues.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.us/democratic-theories-and-the-constitution/ (Stable identifier)

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Print version: Edelman, Martin. Democratic theories and the Constitution. Albany: State University of New York Press, ©1984 (DLC) 83018143 (OCoLC)10163055

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1 online resource (399 pages).

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Democratic theories and the Constitution is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: by Martin Edelman.
  • Publication Date: 1984
  • Copyright Date: 1984
  • Location: Albany
  • Country/State: New York (State)
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 1984
  • Last edition Date: 1984
  • Languages: US English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF4550
  • Dewey Code: 342.73
  • ISBN: 0585075786 9780585075785
  • OCLC: 42855890

Main Contents

The Republican Constitution
The Constitution construed and democratic theories VIndicated
Constitutional exegesis old and new
The challenge to tradition
The competitive paradigm for democracy
Realist theory
Optimalist theory
Liberal natural rights theory
The functional contract
The individualistic contract
The utility of reason.

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