1 edition of A guide to the United States Constitution found in the catalog.
A guide to the United States Constitution
|Statement||Erin Ackerman, Benjamin Ginsberg|
|LC Classifications||KF4527 .G56 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 96 p. :|
|Number of Pages||96|
|LC Control Number||2011025456|
The Penguin Guide to the United States Constitution: A Fully Annotated Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution and Amendments, and Selections from The Federalist Papers Richard Beeman Penguin, - Political Science - pages5/5(1). To facilitate ready access to the constitution's full text a specially printed text to the constitution has been included in this concordance." The book also includes a certified facsimile reprint of the original document housed in the National Archives of the United Rating: % positive.
The Pocket Guide to the United States Constitution The Pocket Guide to the United States Constitution. The Pocket Guide to the Constitution of the United States is an easy-to-use reference tool containing the full text of the U.S. Constitution, Declaration of Independence, summaries of landmark Supreme Court rulings on constitutional issues, and answers to frequently asked . We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America. The Articles.
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A Guide to the United States Constitution, Third Edition, takes readers through every section of the Constitution and its twenty-seven amendments. In lively prose, Ackerman and Ginsberg explain the origins of each constitutional provision, assess the ways in which each has been used and interpreted over time, and examine the controversies that continue to surround key constitutional /5(5).
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In lively prose, Professors Ackerman and Ginsberg explain the origins of each constitutional provision, assess the ways in which each has been used and interpreted over time, and examine the controversies that continue to surround key /5(6).
For more than years, the Constitution of the United States has been a “working” document, maintaining the original principles upon which our nation was founded while, at the same time, changing with the country, as reflected in its amendments.
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Signed on Septemthe Constitution established the government of the United States. This guide provides access to digital collections at the Library of Congress, external websites, and print materials related to the Constitution.
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From May to September a group of men known as the Framers met. The Framers talked about what should be in the Constitution. The United States was a brand new country.
The United States had a government that did not work very well. The Framers met to find a new way of running the country. This meeting is called The Convention. the penguin guide to the united states constitution Download the penguin guide to the united states constitution or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.
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Known across the country for his appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Professor Richard Beeman is one of the nation's foremost experts on the United States Constitution. In this book, he has produced what every American should have: a compact, fully annotated copy of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and amendments Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.
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