The Supreme Court and the Decline of Constitutional Aspiration

The Supreme Court and the Decline of Constitutional Aspiration

by Gary J. Jacobsohn
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0847676072

ISBN-13: 9780847676071

Pub. Date: 10/26/1988

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

How should the U.S. Constitution be interpreted, and upon what philosophical basis? What were the intentions of its framers concerning judicial interpretation? the doctrine of natural rights? the finality of Supreme Court decisions? To what extent are these intentions relevant to modern politics and jurisprudence? These and other issues are given a balanced and

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How should the U.S. Constitution be interpreted, and upon what philosophical basis? What were the intentions of its framers concerning judicial interpretation? the doctrine of natural rights? the finality of Supreme Court decisions? To what extent are these intentions relevant to modern politics and jurisprudence? These and other issues are given a balanced and fresh treatment in Professor Jacobsohn's timely study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847676071
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/26/1988
Series:
Philosophy and Society Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.94(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.55(d)

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