Interpreting the Constitution: The Debate over Original Intent

Interpreting the Constitution: The Debate over Original Intent

by Jack Rakove
     
 

Included are writings by former Attorney General Edwin Meese, III, former Supreme Court Justice William J. Brennan, Jr., Robert H. Bork, Lino Graglia, H. Jefferson Powell, Charles A. Lofgren, Paul Brest, Henry Paul Monaghan, and J. Morgan Kousser. See more details below

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Included are writings by former Attorney General Edwin Meese, III, former Supreme Court Justice William J. Brennan, Jr., Robert H. Bork, Lino Graglia, H. Jefferson Powell, Charles A. Lofgren, Paul Brest, Henry Paul Monaghan, and J. Morgan Kousser.

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Booknews
The 11 essays reprinted here, by Edwin Meese, William J. Brennan, and Robert H. Bork, among others, are collected as representative of the spectrum of originalism debate and as demonstration of the entrenched position that the issue of original intent holds in the American political order. Paper edition (unseen), $16.95. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781555530815
Publisher:
Northeastern University Press
Publication date:
11/06/1990
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

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