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Author: Peter Galie
ISBN: 0823216527
Subcategory: Americas
Pages 409 pages
Publisher Fordham University Press; 1 edition (January 1, 1995)
Language English
Category: History
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eBook Ordered Liberty: A Constitutional History of NY download

by Peter Galie


Galie adds to his scholarly laurels the first Constitutional History of New York since Charles Lincoln’s magnum .

Galie adds to his scholarly laurels the first Constitutional History of New York since Charles Lincoln’s magnum opus. It is a major scholarly achievement. ―New York Law Journal). Full understanding of American constitutionalism requires attention to the 50 states. It examines all conventions and commissions whose proposals voters either rejected or adopted.

There exists no single or multi-volumed work in print which examines this crucial history. This volume, bringing all previously published studies up to date, uses as its organizational frame the nine constitutional conventions in New York history and the constitutions each produced. Each convention is placed in its political, legal, and economic context- the work of the convention is examined, and the political theory reflected in each is explained.

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The impending 1997 mandate to place before the voters the question on whether to convene a convention to revise and amend the New York Constitution becomes increasingly important and deserving of careful attention. There exists no single or multi-volumed work in print which examines this crucial history.

This work provides a chronicle of the constitutional history of New York state

This work provides a chronicle of the constitutional history of New York state. It uses as its organizational frame the nine constitutional conventions in New York history and the constitutions each produced. Each convention is placed in its political, legal and economic context.

An extensive bibliographical essay of primary and secondary sources on the state's constitutional history is provided. An extensive bibliographical essay of primary and secondary sources on the state's constitutional history is provided.

Электронная книга "New York State Constitution, The: A Reference Guide", Peter J. Galie. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "New York State Constitution, The: A Reference Guide" для чтения в офлайн-режиме.

Author: Peter Galie .

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A Constitutional History of NY. by Peter Galie. Published January 1, 1995 by Fordham University Press.

The impending 1997 mandate to place before the voters the question on whether to convene a convention to revise and amend the New York Constitution becomes increasingly important and deserving of careful attention. Ordered Liberty provides a comprehensive chronicle of the constitutional history of New York state. There exists no single or multi-volumed work in print which examines this crucial history. This volume, bringing all previously published studies up to date, uses as its organizational frame the nine constitutional conventions in New York history and the constitutions each produced. Each convention is placed in its political, legal, and economic context- the work of the convention is examined, and the political theory reflected in each is explained. Finally, an assessment of each convention's accomplishments is presented. Subsequent sections of the volume examine appropriate methods to achieve that reform. An extensive bibliographical essay of primary and secondary sources on the state's constitutional history is provided.