CARL holdings: Constitutional democracy : creating and maintaining a just political order by Walter Murphy
Book description excerpt (provided by publisher): Constitutional democracy is a political hybrid, the product of an uneasy union between, on the one hand, the normative theories of constitutionalism and democracy and, on the other, the desire to live under what James Madison called "free government." In this engaging and provocative work, Walter F. Murphy combines a lifetime's study of constitutions and democracy with traditional storytelling to answer fundamental questions about constitutional democracy: How is it created? How is it maintained? How can it be adapted to changing circumstances? Full description
About the author: Walter F. Murphy is the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence Emeritus at Princeton University and a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Law and Courts Section of the American Political Science Association.
Related podcast: Walter Murphy on his book, `Constitutional Democracy: Creating and Maintaining a Just Political Order`. Also, a panel discussion including: Sotirios A. Barber, Mark E. Brandon, James E. Fleming, Jeffrey K. Tulis, Keith E. Whittington. Click heredemocracy walter murphy