Words That Bind: Judicial Review And The Grounds Of Modern Constitutional Theory, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Words That Bind

Judicial Review And The Grounds Of Modern Constitutional Theory, 1st Edition

By John Arthur

Routledge

236 pages

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Description

Words That Bind presents a careful and nuanced treatment of constitutional interpretation and judicial review. By bringing constitutional theory and contemporary political philosophy to bear on each other, John Arthur illuminates these topics as no other recent author has.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Enforcing the Social Contract: Original Intent -- Perfecting the Democratic Process -- Critical Legal Studies and the Denial of Law -- Promoting the General Welfare: Utilitarianism, Law, and Economics -- Democratic Contractualism and the Search for Equality

About the Author

Arthur, John

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General