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Responding to imperfection : the theory and practice of constitutional amendment

Levinson, Sanford, 1941- (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM KF4555.A75 R47 1995 (Text) 0000101582161 General book Available -

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  • ISBN: 0691086575 (cloth : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0691025703 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: print
    viii, 330 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1995]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: imperfection and amendability / Sanford Levinson -- How many times has the United States Constitution been amended? (A) <26; (B) 26; (C) 27; (D) >27: accounting for constitutional change / Sanford Levinson -- Constitutionalism in the United States: from theory to politics / Stephen M. Griffin -- Higher lawmaking / Bruce Ackerman -- Popular sovereignty and constitutional amendment / Akhil Reed Amar -- The plain meaning of Article V / David R. Dow -- Amending the presuppositions of a constitution / Frederick Schauer -- Merlin's memory: the past and future imperfect of the once and future policy / Walter F. Murphy -- The case against implicit limits on the constitutional amending process / John R. Vile -- The "original" Thirteenth Amendment and the limits to formal constitutional change / Mark E. Brandon -- Toward a theory of constitutional amendment / Donald S. Lutz -- The politics of constitutional revision in Eastern Europe / Stephen Holmes and Cass R. Sunstein -- Midrash: amendment through the molding of meaning / Noam J. Zohar.
Subject: Constitutional amendments United States
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