Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789-2002

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ABC-CLIO, 2003 - 635 sider
This second edition has been expanded by more than a third and is the only reference work that tells the whole story of constitutional amendments: the rigorous ratification process, the significance of the amendments that made it, and the notable and sometimes preposterous topics of the thousands that didn't.
 

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Indhold

A
1
B
29
C
55
D
131
E
153
F
183
G
209
H
217
R
373
S
393
T
441
U
483
V
491
W
505
Appendix A The Constitution of the United States
527
Appendix B Dates Amendments Were Proposed and Ratified
538

I
235
J
245
K
265
L
271
M
289
N
317
O
333
P
337
Appendix C Number of Amendments by Decade
539
Appendix D Most Popular Amending Proposals by Year Key Events and Publications Related to Constitutional Amendments
540
Appendix F Major Proposals by Individuals outside Congress Seeking Major Constitutional Changes
560
Bibliography
563
List of Cases
597
Index
601
About the Author
635
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Om forfatteren (2003)

John R. Vile is professor and chair of the Political Science Department at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN. He is the editor of ABC-CLIO's Great American Lawyers and Great American Judges, and author of The Constitutional Convention of 1787.

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