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:
9780521793704
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/08/2001
Series:
Murphy Institute Studies in Political Economy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
430
Sales rank:
1,456,028
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Editors' Introduction1
1Constitutional Problematics, circa 178741
2Inventing Constitutional Traditions: The Poverty of Fatalism71
3The Birth Logic of a Democratic Constitution110
4Constitutional Democracy as a Two-Stage Game147
5Imaging Another Madisonian Republic170
6One and Three: Separation of Powers and the Independence of the Judiciary in the Italian Constitution205
7A Political Theory of Federalism223
8Designing an Amendment Process271
9Constitutional Theory Transformed288
10Constitutional Economic Transition328
11Institutionalizing Constitutional Interpretation361
Name Index393
Subject Index399

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