TITLE

ABANDONING THE CONSTITUTION

AUTHOR(S)
Marini, John
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Claremont Review of Books;Spring2012, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the American constitution. It is said that the U.S. has a problem because constitutionalism as a theoretical doctrine is no longer meaningful in its politics. A constitution is said to be meaningful only if its principles are understood to be permanent and unchangeable. A written constitution should have a rational or theoretical ground that distinguishes it from government.
ACCESSION #
76385268

 

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