TITLE

INDIANA'S CONSTITUTION AS A DOCUMENT OF SPECIAL ASPIRATIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Shepard, Randall T.
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2006, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p529
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Traces the historical roots and manifestations of the optimism and aspiration for progress by Indiana people. Impact of the failure of infrastructure projects covered by the Internal Improvement Act on local people, according to historian James H. Madison; Exceptions to a provision added in the Article 10, section 5 of the 1851 Indiana Constitution which prohibits state indebtedness; Emphasis given by the Constitution on primary and secondary education rather than higher education.
ACCESSION #
21372532

 

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