xlix, 623 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
"[This book] provides a framework for understanding individual liberty and governmental power and the institutional role played by the Supreme Court of the United States. Coverage in this new improved edition includes all the major topics of the subject: judicial review, commerce clause and state powers, federalism, separation of powers, congressional and executive powers, and individual civil rights and civil liberties"--Provided by the publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
American constitutionalism Judicial review Constitutional analysis Constitutional liberty Government powers Structure of the Constitution Constitutional theory Appendix A. Leading case outline of constitutional liberty Appendix B. Constitution of the United States of America.