The Bill of Rights in Modern America

An expert guide to current debates on individual rights in America

The Bill of Rights in Modern America

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The Bill of Rights in Modern America
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: David J. Bodenhamer, James W. Ely (Jr.)
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

An expert guide to current debates on individual rights in America
Constitutional Law in Contemporary America: Civil rights and liberties. Creating the modern federal judiciary ; The First Amendment and religion ; Freedom of speech ; Free press and association, obscenity, pornography, commercial speech, and censorship ; Criminal due process
Language: en
Pages: 824
Authors: David Andrew Schultz, John R. Vile, Michelle D. Deardorff
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Constitutional Law in Contemporary America is the most up-to-date, carefully edited, and student-friendly undergraduate constitutional law textbook. Placing a unique emphasis on property rights, election law, and issues of gender, gender orientation, foreign policy, and criminal due process, the two-volume text features: * Skillfully edited excerpts of the majority opinions
The Guardian of Every Other Right
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: James W. Ely
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This book considers the interplay of law, ideology, politics and economic change in shaping constitutional thought, and provides a historical perspective on the contemporary debate about property rights. The third edition has been completely revised and updated.
Encyclopedia of American Civil Rights and Liberties: Revised and Expanded Edition, 2nd Edition [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1277
Authors: Kara E. Stooksbury, John M. Scheb II, Otis H. Stephens Jr.
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-21 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Thoroughly updated and featuring 75 new entries, this monumental four-volume work illuminates past and present events associated with civil rights and civil liberties in the United States. • Offers 686 alphabetically arranged entries, ranging from thoroughly updated entries from the first edition to 75 new entries that cover dramatic changes
Civil Rights and the Making of the Modern American State
Language: en
Pages: 197
Authors: Megan Ming Francis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-21 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book extends what we know about the development of civil rights and the role of the NAACP in American politics. Through a sweeping archival analysis of the NAACP's battle against lynching and mob violence from 1909 to 1923, this book examines how the NAACP raised public awareness, won over