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The Constitution of Electoral Speech Law

Brian K. Pinaire.

March 2008; published online June 2013.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 368 pages.

Bush v. Gore brought to the public's attention the significance of election law and the United States Supreme Court's role in structuring the rules that govern how campaigns...

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Bleached Faith

Steven Goldberg.

February 2008; published online June 2013.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 176 pages.

Public recognition of religion has been a part of American political life from the country's beginning, and that is not going to change. But in recent years, the effort by some to challenge...

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Law as Punishment / Law as Regulation

Edited by Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas and Martha Merrill Umphrey.

August 2011; published online June 2013.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 200 pages.

Law depends on various modes of classification. How an act or a person is classified may be crucial in determining the rights obtained, the procedures employed, and what understandings get...

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The Adversary First Amendment

Martin H. Redish.

June 2013; published online September 2013.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 256 pages.

The book presents a unique and controversial rethinking of the intersection between modern American democratic theory and free expression. Most free speech scholars view freedom of...

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The Puzzle of Unanimity

Pamela C. Corley, Amy Steigerwalt and Artemus Ward.

May 2013; published online September 2013.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 216 pages.

This book discusses how the U.S. Supreme Court typically rules on cases that present complex legal questions. Given the challenging nature of its cases and the popular view that the Court...

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The Executive in the Constitution

Terence Daintith and Alan Page.

August 1999; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 468 pages.

This book is a constitutional and legal analysis of the inner workings of the executive. It aims to provoke a reappraisal, by constitutional lawyers, of the place of the executive within...

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The Constitution of Independence

Peter C. Oliver.

April 2005; published online January 2010.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 388 pages.

The Constitution of Independence examines how three countries – Australia, Canada and New Zealand – contemplated, achieved, and subsequently explained their constitutional...

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Title to Territory in Africa

Malcolm Shaw.

March 1986; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 440 pages.

Territorial issues have historically assumed a central role in international relations. Despite considerations relating to, for example, human rights and economic and social cooperation,...

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Public Law and Democracy in the United Kingdom and the United States of America

P. P. Craig.

January 1991; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 454 pages.

This book has two themes. The ‘minor’ theme is that the content and direction of both constitutional and administrative law are integrally related. The ‘major’ theme is that their nature...

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Law, Politics, and Local Democracy

Ian Leigh.

December 2000; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: constitutional and administrative law. 405 pages.

More than any other area of the British constitution, local government has undergone constant change over the past two decades. The Conservative legislation introducing compulsory...

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