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Constitutional Law: Cases in Context, Third Edition, Constitutional Rights: Cases in Context, Second Edition, Constitutional Structure: Cases in Context, Second Edition, 2018 Supplement

Randy E. Barnett, Josh Blackman


  • ISBN: 9781454894643

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    Constitutional Law: Cases in Context, Third Edition, Constitutional Rights: Cases in Context, Second Edition, Constitutional Structure: Cases in Context, Second Edition, 2018 Supplement

  • Additional Product Details

    Publication Date: 8/23/2018   
    Copyright: 2018
    Pages: 256
    Paperback: 9781454894643

    Summary of Contents

    Chapter 1 The Founding
    Chapter 2 Foundational Cases on Constitutional Structure:
    Chapter 3 Enumerated Powers
    Chapter 4 Federalism Limits on Congressional Power
    Chapter 5 Federalism Limits on State Power
    Chapter 6 The Executive Power
    Chapter 7 The Separation of Powers
    Chapter 8 The Political Question Doctrine
    Chapter 9 Standing, Ripeness, and Mootness
    Chapter 10 Slavery, Citizenship, and the Due Process of Law
    Chapter 11 Contracting the Scope of the Thirteenth
    Chapter 12 Expanding the Scope of the Due Process Clause
    Chapter 13 Equal Protection of the Law:
    Chapter 14 Equal Protection of the Law: Sex Discrimination
    and Other Types
    Chapter 15 Modern Substantive Due Process
    Chapter 16 Freedoms of Speech and Press
    Chapter 17 Freedom of Association
    Chapter 18 The Free Exercise of Religion
    Chapter 19 No Law Respecting an Establishment of Religion
    Chapter 20 The Right to Keep and Bear Arms
    Chapter 21 Taking Private Property for Public Use

  • Author Information

    Randy E. Barnett

    Randy E. Barnett is the Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at the Georgetown University Law Center, where he teaches constitutional law and contracts, and is Director of the Georgetown Center for the Constitution. After graduating from Northwestern University and Harvard Law School, he tried many felony cases as a prosecutor in the Cook County States’ Attorney’s Office in Chicago. A recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship in Constitutional Studies, Professor Barnett has been a visiting professor at Penn, Northwestern and Harvard Law School. In 2004, he argued the medical marijuana case of Gonzalez v. Raich before the U.S. Supreme Court. In 2012, he was one of the lawyers representing the National Federation of Independent Business in its constitutional challenge to the Affordable Care Act. Professor Barnett’s publications includes eleven books, more than one hundred articles and reviews, as well as numerous op-eds. New editions of his books, Restoring the Lost Constitution: The Presumption of Liberty (Princeton) and The Structure of Liberty: Justice and the Rule of Law (Oxford) will be released later this year, as will his coauthored book, A Conspiracy Against Obamacare: The Volokh Conspiracy and the Health Care Case (Palgrave).

    Josh Blackman

    Josh is an Associate Professor of Law at the South Texas College of Law in Houston who specializes in constitutional law, the United States Supreme Court, and the intersection of law and technology. Josh is the author of the critically acclaimed Unprecedented: The Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare (2013) and Unraveled: Obamacare, Religious Liberty, and Executive Power (Cambridge University Press, 2016).

    Josh was selected by Forbes Magazine for the &"30 Under 30” in Law and Policy. Josh has twice testified before the House Judiciary Committee on the constitutionality of executive action on immigration and health care. He is an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute. Josh is the founder and President of the Harlan Institute, the founder of FantasySCOTUS, the Internet’s Premier Supreme Court Fantasy League, and blogs at Josh leads the cutting edge of legal analytics as Director of Judicial Research at LexPredict. Josh is the author of over three dozen law review articles, and his commentary has appeared in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, L.A. Times, and other national publications.