The Constitution in Wartime: Beyond Alarmism and Complacency (Constitutional Conflicts Series) / Edition 1

The Constitution in Wartime: Beyond Alarmism and Complacency (Constitutional Conflicts Series) / Edition 1

by Mark Tushnet
     
 

Essays by leading constitutional scholars on the relationship between war powers and the Constitution in general and in the aftermath of September 11th.

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Essays by leading constitutional scholars on the relationship between war powers and the Constitution in general and in the aftermath of September 11th.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822334682
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Series:
Constitutional Conflicts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
261
Sales rank:
390,065
Product dimensions:
6.52(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I

War and the American Constitutional Order / Mark E. Brandon 11

Emergencies and the Idea of Constitutionalism / Mark Tushnet 39

Accomodating Emergencies / Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule 55

Part II

Counter-Stories: Maintaining and Expanding Civil Liberties in Wartime / Mark A. Graber 95

Defending Korematsu? Reflections on Civil Liberties in Wartime / Mark Tushnet 124

Part III

The War Powers outside the Courts / William Michael Treanor 143

Between Civil Libertarianism and Executive Unilateralism: An Institutional Process Approach to Rights during Wartime / Samuel Issacharoff and Richard H. Pildes 161

Realizing Constitutional and International Norms in the Wake of September 11 / Peter J. Spiro 198

Part IV

The War of Terrorism and the End of Human Rights / David Luban 219

War, Crisis and the Constitution / Sotirios A. Barber and James E. Fleming 232

Afterword: The Supreme Court's 2004 Decisions / Mark Tushnet 249

About the Contributors 255

Index 257

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