Responding to Imperfection: The Theory and Practice of Constitutional Amendment

Synopsis

It was a fundamental breakthrough in American constitutional theory, manifested originally in the drafting of state constitutions, that the 'rules of government' would be decidedly 'alterable' through a stipulated legal process.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Sanford Levinson
  • Stephen M. Griffin
  • Bruce Ackerman
  • Akhil Reed Amar
  • David R. Dow
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Princeton, NJ
Publication year:
  • 1995