all ebooks in category: Constitutions (15)

The Evangelical Origins of the Living Constitution
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0674726790 | PDF | pages: 272 | 1.5 mb

The New Deal is often said to represent a sea change in American constitutional history, overturning a century of precedent to permit an expanded federal …

World War I and the American Constitution
English | 2017 | ISBN: 110709464X | 379 Pages | PDF | 2.26 MB

The First World War profoundly affected the American political system by transforming constitutional law and providing the predicate for the modern administrative state. In this …

Languages: A Very Short Introduction (repost)
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0199590591 | 152 pages | EPUB | 16 MB

How many languages are there? Are new languages still being discovered? Why are so many languages disappearing? In this Very Short Introduction, eminent linguist Stephen …

«The Demarchy Manifesto» by John Burnheim
English | ISBN: 9781845408985 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

Demarchy exploits the possibilities of modern communications to give new role to public discussion. It takes the initiative in formulating policy on each specific problem …

The Tough Luck Constitution and the Assault on Health Care Reform [Repost]
English | March 22, 2013 | ISBN: 0199970025 | 208 pages | PDF | 1.42 Mb

Chief Justice John Roberts stunned the nation by upholding the Affordable Care Act–more commonly known as Obamacare. But legal experts observed that the decision might …

Designing Democracy: What Constitutions Do
English | ISBN: 0195158407, 0195145429 | September 27, 2001 | EPUB | 296 pages | 531.04 KB

"In modern nations, political disagreement is the source of both the gravest danger and the greatest security," writes Cass Sunstein. All democracies face intense political …

Extreme Speech and Democracy
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0199548781, 0199601798 | 500 pages | PDF | 2,7 MB

Commitment to free speech is a fundamental precept of all liberal democracies. However, democracies can differ significantly when addressing the constitutionality of laws regulating certain …

Legal and Rhetorical Foundations of Economic Globalization: An Atlas of Ritual Sacrifice in Late-Capitalism
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0367188406 | 162 pages | PDF | 4,7 MB

This book examines the subtle ways in which rhetorics of sacrifice have been re-appropriated into the workings of the global political economy in the 21st …

A Constitution for All Times (repost)
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0262019892 | 208 pages | PDF | 0,7 MB

Pamela S. Karlan is a unique figure in American law. A professor at Stanford Law School and former counsel for the NAACP, she has argued …

Dictionary of Politics and Government
English | August 31, 2004 | ISBN: 0747572208 | 288 pages | PDF | 8.41 MB

A fully updated edition containing more than 5,000 terms on politics and government, ranging from active citizenship, democratic deficit, and the Factortame case to regional …