A Companion to the United States Constitution and Its Amendments

Synopsis

Reflecting on important developments like the Clinton impeachment, the balanced budget amendment, gay marriages, and the Violence Against Women Act, Vile's updated book will prove invaluable to those studying the United States Constitution. Designed to help students understand the Constitution in all of its splendor and subtlety, Vile introduces key events of the founding era, the Declaration of Independence, and the proceedings of the Constitutional Convention. The Constitution and its amendments are explored section by section, along with pertinent historical events, laws, and cases.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2001
Edition:
  • 3rd