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The Resource The nature of rights at the American founding and beyond, edited by Barry Alan Shain

The nature of rights at the American founding and beyond, edited by Barry Alan Shain

Label
The nature of rights at the American founding and beyond
Title
The nature of rights at the American founding and beyond
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barry Alan Shain
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shain, Barry Alan
Series statement
Constitutionalism and democracy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Constitutional history
  • Liberty
Label
The nature of rights at the American founding and beyond, edited by Barry Alan Shain
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Situating rights : an introduction to the nature of American rights / Richard Primus -- The emergence of the modern concept of a right in America : the contribution of Michel Villey / James H. Hutson -- The authority of rights at the American founding / John Phillip Reid -- Rights natural and civil in the declaration of independence / Barry Alan Shain -- The creation, reconstruction, and interpretation of the Bill of Rights / Akhil Reed Amar -- The dilemma of declaring rights / Jack N. Rakove -- The limited horizons of Whig religious rights / A. Gregg Roeber -- The history of rights in early America / Gordon S. Wood -- Rights consciousness in American history / Daniel T. Rodgers -- The diversity of rights in contemporary ethical and political thought / Leif Wenar and Stephen Macedo -- The politics of rights talk, then and now / Rogers M. Smith
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 337 pages
Isbn
9780813926667
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007017839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)123968611
Label
The nature of rights at the American founding and beyond, edited by Barry Alan Shain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Situating rights : an introduction to the nature of American rights / Richard Primus -- The emergence of the modern concept of a right in America : the contribution of Michel Villey / James H. Hutson -- The authority of rights at the American founding / John Phillip Reid -- Rights natural and civil in the declaration of independence / Barry Alan Shain -- The creation, reconstruction, and interpretation of the Bill of Rights / Akhil Reed Amar -- The dilemma of declaring rights / Jack N. Rakove -- The limited horizons of Whig religious rights / A. Gregg Roeber -- The history of rights in early America / Gordon S. Wood -- Rights consciousness in American history / Daniel T. Rodgers -- The diversity of rights in contemporary ethical and political thought / Leif Wenar and Stephen Macedo -- The politics of rights talk, then and now / Rogers M. Smith
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 337 pages
Isbn
9780813926667
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007017839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)123968611

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