top_1_963_35.JPG
top_2_1.jpg top_2_2.jpg
 
 
  HOME   PUBLISH   DONATE   ABOUT   CONTACT   HELP   SEARCH  
 
   
Search Results
32 Results Found For: SUNY series in American Constitutionalism
Display Text Only Results
Page: 1  2  3  4  Amount of Results to Show: Sort by:
 
Rights, Remedies, and the Impact of State Sovereign Immunity
Rights, Remedies, and the Impact of State Sovereign Immunity (June 2008)
Christopher Shortell - Author

Engaging case studies on the impact of state sovereign immunity on both plaintiffs and states.

The Supreme Court’s recent spate of state sovereign immunity rulings have protected states from lawsuits based on federal legislation as diverse as disabilities law, age discrimination, patent and trademark law, and labor standards. But does the doctrine of state sovereign immunity increase state authority? Does it...(Read More)
 
 
Justice as Integrity
Justice as Integrity (September 2006)
Tolerance and the Moral Momentum of Law
David Fagelson - Author

Strives to show why morality and, in particular, tolerance are each part of the idea of law.

Do any moral values underlie the foundations of law and society in America? In Justice as Integrity, David Fagelson argues that morality is indeed a part of the idea of law. Examining controversies of speech and privacy, he does not ignore the conservative communitarian streak in America, but argues that liberal tolerance b...(Read More)

 
 
Executing the Constitution
Executing the Constitution (July 2006)
Putting the President Back into the Constitution
Christopher S. Kelley - Editor

Draws attention to how American presidents have creatively interpreted the Constitution to expand the power of the executive branch.

Over the last thirty years, a great deal of attention has been paid to executive branch interpretation of the Constitution. Executing the Constitution focuses on the creative interpretation of constitutional powers to either expand executive branch policymaking or to shield its ...(Read More)
 
 
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 3
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 3 (April 2006)
The Agenda of State Constitutional Reform
G. Alan Tarr - Editor
Robert F. Williams - Editor


Complete 3 volume set available for special price:   State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volumes 1, 2 & 3


Nationally recognized experts analyze how states deal with major constitutional issues.

This third and final volume in a series devoted to state constitutions ana...(Read More)
 
 
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volumes 1, 2 & 3
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volumes 1, 2 & 3 (April 2006)
G. Alan Tarr - Editor
Frank P. Grad - Editor
Robert F. Williams - Editor


State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 1

The Politics of State Constitutional Reform

State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 2
Drafting State Constitutions, Revisions, and Amendments

State Constitutions for the Twen...(Read More)
 
 
The Body and the State
The Body and the State (February 2006)
Habeas Corpus and American Jurisprudence
Cary Federman - Author

Traces the history of the writ of habeas corpus and its influence on federal-state relations.

The writ of habeas corpus is the principal means by which state prisoners, many on death row, attack the constitutionality of their conviction in federal courts. In The Body and the State, Cary Federman contends that habeas corpus is more than just a get-out-of-jail-free card—it gives death row inmates a...(Read More)

 
 
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 2
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 2 (January 2006)
Drafting State Constitutions, Revisions, and Amendments
Frank P. Grad - Author
Robert F. Williams - Author


Complete 3 volume set available for special price:   State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volumes 1, 2 & 3


Identifies problems reformers face in drafting or amending state constitutions.

Constitutional reform requires not only good ideas but also the ability to transla...(Read More)
 
 
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 1
State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 1 (December 2005)
The Politics of State Constitutional Reform
Robert F. Williams - Editor
G. Alan Tarr - Editor


Complete 3 volume set available for special price:  State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volumes 1, 2 & 3



The first systematic analysis of the obstacles to state constitutional reform.

Through illuminating case studies of reform efforts in Alabama, Cali...(Read More)
 
 
The Judiciary and American Democracy
The Judiciary and American Democracy (September 2005)
Alexander Bickel, the Countermajoritarian Difficulty, and Contemporary Constitutional Theory
Kenneth D. Ward - Editor
Cecilia R. Castillo - Editor

Examines recent debates in constitutional theory in light of the work of Alexander Bickel.

The role courts should play in American democracy has long been contested, fueling debates among citizens who take an active interest in politics. Alexander Bickel made a significant contribution to these debates with his seminal publication, The Least Dangerous Branch, which framed the problem of defending legitimate j...(Read More)
 
 
The Final Arbiter
The Final Arbiter (September 2005)
The Consequences of Bush v. Gore for Law and Politics
Christopher P. Banks - Editor
David B. Cohen - Editor
John C. Green - Editor

Combines perspectives from law and the social sciences to assess the long-term impact of the 2000 presidential election.

The resolution of the 2000 presidential election by the U.S. Supreme Court's Bush v. Gore decision generated an extraordinary outpouring of literature in a very short period of time. Now that the initial furor over the decision has subsided, The Final Arbiter presents a sober considera...(Read More)
 
Page: 1  2  3  4  Amount of Results to Show: Sort by:
 
bottom_1_963_35.jpg