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6 edition of Politics and Constitutionalism found in the catalog.

Politics and Constitutionalism

The Louis Fisher Connection (Suny Series in American Constitutionalism)

by Robert J. Spitzer

  • 107 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Law,
  • Constitutional,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Fisher, Louis,
  • Constitutional law,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7802334M
    ISBN 100791446409
    ISBN 109780791446409

      Relying on an historical/institutional perspective, the book illustrates how American constitutionalism is a distinct form of politics, rather than a means from separating politics from law. Constitutions work far more by constructing and constituting politics than by compelling people to do what they would otherwise do. The Politics of Enlightenment: Constitutionalism, Republicanism, and the Rights of Man in Gaetano Filangieri Book Description: Written by one of Italys leading historians, this book analyses the Neapolitan nobleman Gaetano Filangieri and his seven-volume Science of Legislation in their historical context, expounding on his legacy for the.

    Written by one of Italy's leading historians, this book analyses the context and legacy of Gaetano Filangieri's seven-volume 'Science of Legislation'. This study engages with the unique history of Enlightenment Naples, the intellectual traditions upon which Filangieri drew, and the powerful repercussions of the American Revolution in eighteenth-century Italy to re-draw the map of . Thus, mixed government provides a model of constitutionalism according to the institutions that structure the way decisions are taken. Although elements of the theory can be found in Aristotle’s Politics, the locus classicus is Book VI of Polybius’s Histories.

    Constitutionalism is "a compound of ideas, attitudes, and patterns of behavior elaborating the principle that the authority of government derives from and is limited by a body of fundamental law".. Political organizations are constitutional to the extent that they "contain institutionalized mechanisms of power control for the protection of the interests and liberties of the citizenry. Sentientist Politics was the subject of a symposium in the journal Politics and Animals, and praised by commentators for its readability, strength of argument, and ambition. It provoked questions about methodology in animal-rights scholarship, aid to wild animals, and the possibility of sentientist constitutionalism.


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