The Prophet Of Modern Constitutional Liberalism: John Stuart Mill And The Supreme Court

The Prophet Of Modern Constitutional Liberalism: John Stuart Mill And The Supreme Court

John Stuart Mill is the father of modern liberalism. His most remembered work, On Liberty, which was published in 1859, changed the course of the …

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Legal Sabotage: Ernst Fraenkel In Hitlers Germany

Legal Sabotage: Ernst Fraenkel In Hitlers Germany

The Jewish leftist lawyer Ernst Fraenkel was one of twentieth-century Germany’s great intellectuals. During the Weimar Republic he was a shrewd constitutional theorist for the …

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Who Freed the Slaves?: The Fight Over the Thirteenth Amendment

Who Freed the Slaves?: The Fight Over the Thirteenth Amendment

Who freed Americas slaves? The real story of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution–which codified the rhetoric of the Emancipation Proclamation–remains surprisingly obscure in the …

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The Bill of the Century: the Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act

The Bill of the Century: the Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act

Intro; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; 1 Bad Beginnings to a Big Year; 2 #x80;#x9C;A National Movement#x80;#x9D; to Enforce National Laws#x80;#x9D;; 3 An Idea Becomes …

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Constitutional Statecraft in Asian Courts

Constitutional Statecraft in Asian Courts

Constitutional Statecraft in Asian Courts explores how courts engage in constitutional state-building in aspiring, yet deeply fragile, democracies in Asia. Yvonne Tew offers an in-depth …

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Constitutional redemption political faith in an unjust world

Constitutional redemption political faith in an unjust world

None Political constitutions, hammered out by imperfect human beings in periods of intense political controversy, are always compromises with injustice. What makes the U.S. Constitution …

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Feminist Judgments: Reproductive Justice Rewritten

Feminist Judgments: Reproductive Justice Rewritten

Reproductive justice (RJ) is a pivotal movement that supplants the language and limitations of reproductive rights. RJ’s tenets are that women have the human rights …

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