Constitutional Culture and Democratic Rule

Constitutional Culture and Democratic Rule

by John Ferejohn
     
 

This interdisciplinary 2001 volume focuses on constitutional democracy, with special reference to the United States.See more details below

Overview

This interdisciplinary 2001 volume focuses on constitutional democracy, with special reference to the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521790222
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/19/2001
Series:
Murphy Institute Studies in Political Economy Series
Pages:
426
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Constitutional Democracy: Beginnings and Traditions: Editors' introduction; 1. Constitutional problematics, circa 1787 Jack N. Rakove; 2. Inventing constitutional traditions: the poverty of fatalism James Johnson; 3. The birth logic of a democratic constitution Lawrence G. Sager; Part II. Constitutional Structure and Design: 4. Constitutional democracy as a two-stage game Jonathan Riley; 5. Imagining another Madisonian Republic Jonathan Riley; 6. One and three: separation of powers and the independence of the judiciary in the Italian constitution Pasquale Pasquino; 7. A political theory of Federalism Jenna Bednar; Part III. Constitutional Change and Stability: 8. Designing an amendment process Sanford Levinson; 9. Constitutional theory transformed Stephen M. Griffin; 10. Constitutional economic transition Russel Hardin; 11. Institutionalizing constitutional interpretation Jack Knight.

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