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The Resource Origins of the Bill of Rights, Leonard W. Levy

Origins of the Bill of Rights, Leonard W. Levy

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Origins of the Bill of Rights
Title
Origins of the Bill of Rights
Statement of responsibility
Leonard W. Levy
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Language
eng
Summary
In this history of the origins of the Bill of Rights, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Leonard W. Levy offers a panoramic view of the liberties secured by the first ten amendments to the Constitution. Levy illuminates the behind-the-scenes maneuverings, public rhetoric, and political motivations of James Madison and others who overcame fierce opposition to ensure the ratification of these crucial liberties
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary law series
Origins of the Bill of Rights, Leonard W. Levy
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Origins of the Bill of Rights, Leonard W. Levy
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1nq0gx
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-298) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why we have the Bill of Rights -- Habeas corpus -- Bills of attainder -- The First Amendment: the Establishment Clause -- The First Amendment: the Free Press Clause -- The right to bear arms -- The Fourth Amendment: search and seizure -- The Fifth Amendment: the right against self-incrimination -- Double jeopardy -- The double jury system: grand and petty -- The Eight Amendment -- The Ninth Amendment: unenumerated rights
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Extent
1 online resource (xii, 306 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585337999
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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