The Resource Restoring the lost constitution : the presumption of liberty, Randy E. Barnett

Restoring the lost constitution : the presumption of liberty, Randy E. Barnett

Label
Restoring the lost constitution : the presumption of liberty
Title
Restoring the lost constitution
Title remainder
the presumption of liberty
Statement of responsibility
Randy E. Barnett
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The U.S. Constitution found in school textbooks and under glass in Washington is not the one enforced today by the Supreme Court. In Restoring the Lost Constitution, Randy Barnett argues that since the nation's founding, but especially since the 1930s, the courts have been cutting holes in the original Constitution and its amendments to eliminate the parts that protect liberty from the power of government. From the Commerce Clause, to the Necessary and Proper Clause, to the Ninth and Tenth Amendments, to the Privileges or Immunities Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment, the Supreme Court has re
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
342.73029
Index
no index present
LC call number
KF4541
LC item number
.B313 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Restoring the lost constitution : the presumption of liberty, Randy E. Barnett
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; INTRODUCTION: WHY Care What the Constitution Says?; PART I. Constitutional Legitimacy; CHAPTER ONE: The Fiction of "We the People": Is the Constitution Binding on Us?; CHAPTER TWO: Constitutional Legitimacy without Consent: Protecting the Rights Retained by the People; CHAPTER THREE: Natural Rights as Liberty Rights: Retained Rights, Privileges, or Immunities; PART II. Constitutional Method; CHAPTER FOUR: Constitutional Interpretation: An Originalism for Nonoriginalists
  • CHAPTER ELEVEN: The Proper Scope of Federal Power: The Meaning of the Commerce ClauseCHAPTER TWELVE: The Proper Scope of State Power: Construing the "Police Power"; CHAPTER THIRTEEN: Showing Necessity: Judicial Doctrines and Application to Cases; Conclusion Restoring the Lost Constitution; Afterword; Index of Cases; Index of Names; General Index
  • CHAPTER FIVE: Constitutional Construction: Supplementing Original MeaningCHAPTER SIX: Judicial Review: The Meaning of the Judicial Power; PART III. Constitutional Limits; CHAPTER SEVEN: Judicial Review of Federal Laws: The Meaning of the Necessary and Proper Clause; CHAPTER EIGHT: Judicial Review of State Laws: The Meaning of the Privileges or Immunities Clause; CHAPTER NINE: The Mandate of the Ninth Amendment: Why Footnote Four Is Wrong; CHAPTER TEN: The Presumption of Liberty: Protecting Rights without Listing Them; PART IV. Constitutional Powers
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ocn863036827
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306129473
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt2xwv4r
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.b3482828x
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)863036827
  • pebcs1306129478

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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