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Author McManus, Edgar J., author.

Title Liberty and union : a constitutional history of the United States / Edgar J. McManus and Tara Helfman.

Published New York, NY : Routledge, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Law  KL 431 G1 MCMA  v.1    AVAILABLE
 UniM Law  KL 431 G1 MCMA  v.2    AVAILABLE
Physical description 2 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-412) and index.
Contents Vol. 1: English and colonial origins -- Independence and nationhood -- A more perfect union -- Launching the new government -- Jeffersonian republicanism -- John Marshall and judicial nationalism -- Majority rule and sectional rights -- More power to the states -- Slavery and the constitution -- The crisis of the union -- Reconstructing the nation -- Promises betrayed -- Property rights and judicial activism -- Vol. 2: Progressivism and the new nationalism -- World War I and the Constitution -- Normalcy and reaction -- The New Deal revolution -- The new constitutionalism -- World War II and the Constitution -- The era of the Cold War -- Earl Warren takes the helm -- A decade of change and progress -- The new judicial activism -- Nationalizing criminal due process -- And era of discord and crisis -- Progress on first amendment rights -- Civil rights and affirmative action -- Protecting individual liberty -- Criminal due process after Warren -- Civilizing the death penalty -- Politics and the Constitution -- The new millennium -- The Roberts court.
Other author Helfman, Tara, author.
Subject Constitutional history -- United States.
Liberty.
ISBN 9780415892827 (v. 1 : hardback)
0415892821 (v. 1 : hardback)
9780415892834 (v. 1 : pbk.)
041589283X (v. 1 : pbk.)
0203435877 (ebook)
9780203435878 (ebook)
9780415892841 (volume 2 : hardback)
0415892848 (volume 2 : hardback)
9780415892858 (volume 2 : pbk.)
0415892856 (volume 2 : pbk.)