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    DescriptionWhat did the Constitution mean at the time it was adopted? How should we interpret today the words used by the Founding Fathers? In ORIGINALISM: A QUARTER-CENTURY OF DEBATE, these questions are explained and dissected by the very people who continue to shape the legal structure of our country. Inside you'll find: *A foreword by Justice Antonin Scalia and speeches by former attorney general Edwin Meese III, Justice William Brennan, Judge Robert H. Bork, and President Ronald Reagan *Transcripts from panel discussions and debates engaging some of the brightest legal minds of our time in frank, open discussions about the original meaning of the Constitution of the United States and its impact on the rule of law in our country *A debate on the original meaning of the Commerce, Spending, and Necessary and Proper Clauses *Concluding thoughts by Theodore Olson, forty-second solicitor general of the United States and a fellow at both the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers. ORIGINALISM: A QUARTER-CENTURY OF DEBATE is a lively and fascinating discussion of an issue that has occupied the greatest legal minds in America, and one that continues to elicit strong reactions from both those who support and those who oppose the rule of law. Steven G. Calabresi, co-founder of the Federalist Society and professor of law at Northwestern University School of Law, has compiled an impressive collection of speeches, panel discussions, and debates from some of the greatest and most prominent legal experts of the last twenty-five years.


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    Title
    Originalism
    Subtitle
    A Quarter-Century of Debate
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Steven G Calabresi, Foreword by Antonin Scalia
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 360
    Width: 160 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 642 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781596980501
    ISBN 10: 1596980508
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17430
    BIC E4L: POL
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T7.0
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: JPHC, JPA
    Libri: I-PL
    Ingram Subject Code: PL
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 04
    B&T General Subject: 650
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: POL010000
    DC21: 342.7302
    BISAC V2.8: POL022000, POL040000
    B&T Approval Code: A39402400, A40363200
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    BISAC V2.8: LAW018000
    LC classification: KF4552 .O75 2007
    Thema V1.0: JPHC, JPA
    Publisher
    Regnery Publishing Inc
    Imprint name
    Regnery Publishing Inc
    Publication date
    27 September 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Washington DC