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The Resource American constitutional law : the Supreme Court in American history, Ronald D. Rotunda

American constitutional law : the Supreme Court in American history, Ronald D. Rotunda

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American constitutional law : the Supreme Court in American history
Title
American constitutional law
Title remainder
the Supreme Court in American history
Statement of responsibility
Ronald D. Rotunda
Title variation
Supreme Court in American history
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is an accessible constitutional law book suitable for undergraduate courses. Chapters begin with explanatory info, and feature shorter cases, interactive questions throughout chapters and the historical context of founding legal principles and theories of constitutional interpretation. Both the Bill of Rights and other Constitutional Amendments are presented with through explanations and reference to historical legal issues, with a focus on the structural and institutional powers of the constitution. Volume I includes: development of judicial review; doctrine of implied powers; Congress; the Presidency; Foreign-Affairs Powers; the Commerce Clause; Taxing and Spending Powers; and the Protection of Rights Guaranteed in the Body of the Constitution (source : Copac)
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ZWZ
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Rotunda, Ronald D
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • United States
  • Constitutional history
Target audience
specialized
Label
American constitutional law : the Supreme Court in American history, Ronald D. Rotunda
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Vol 1. Institutional powers -- v. 2. Civil rights and liberties
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9781634607797
Isbn Type
(vol.2)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)967780373
Label
American constitutional law : the Supreme Court in American history, Ronald D. Rotunda
Publication
Note
Vol 1. Institutional powers -- v. 2. Civil rights and liberties
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9781634607797
Isbn Type
(vol.2)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)967780373

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