TITLE

Lincoln, Nietzsche, and the Constitution

AUTHOR(S)
Arkes, Hadley
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr2000, Issue 102, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the book `Taking the Constitution Away From the Courts,' by Mark Tushnet. Decline of the power of the federal courts and of judicial review in the United States; Supreme Court's decision in the case, Brown v. Board of Education; Revival of Abraham Lincoln's understanding of the limits on the reach of the courts; Break from the constraints imposed by the text of the Constitution.
ACCESSION #
2945231

 

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