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"The great liberties and guarantees of the United States Constitution are stated as general principles, able to be perpetuated and reapplied to meet the needs of a changing America. This book aims to provide a basic understanding of Constitutional law. Referencing more than 950 Supreme Court decisions, the book treats each subject objectively and without opinionated commentary"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-270) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note
The Constitution of the United States Preamble Article I. The legislative branch Article II. The executive branch Article III. The judicial branch Article IV. State relations Article V. The amendment process Article VI. The supremacy of the Constitution The ratification porcess Amendments to the Constitution