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We the People, Volume 1: Foundations

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$34.50 • £27.95 • €31.00

ISBN 9780674948419

Publication Date: 03/15/1993


384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

Belknap Press

We the People


  • Acknowledgments
  • I. Discovering the Constitution
    • 1. Dualist Democracy
    • 2. The Bicentennial Myth
    • 3. One Constitution, Three Regimes
    • 4. The Middle Republic
    • 5. The Modern Republic
    • 6. The Possibility of Interpretation
  • II. Neo-Federalism
    • 7. Publius
    • 8. The Lost Revolution
    • 9. Normal Politics
    • 10. Higher Lawnmaking
    • 11. Why Dualism?
  • Notes
  • Index

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