The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry ...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Our Undemocratic Constitution

Where the Constitution Goes Wrong (And How We the People Can Correct It)

Our Undemocratic Constitution
Add to cart
US$ 18.99
Prelude: The Wisdom of Thomas Jefferson

Introduction: A Tale of Two Signings

1. The Ratification Referendum: Sending the Constitution to a New Convention for Repair

2. Our Undemocratic Legislative Process

3. The Legacy of Article II: Too-Powerful Presidents, Chosen in an Indefensible Process, Who Cannot Be Displaced Even When They Are Manifestly Incompetent

4. Life Tenure for Supreme Court Justices: An Idea Whose Time Has Passed

5. The Constitution as Creator of Second-Class Citizens

6. The Impermeable Article V

7. Disenchantment and Desire: What Is to Be Done?

Coda: The Wisdom of Woodrow Wilson

Appendix: The Constitution of the United States

Notes

Acknowledgments

Index

Oxford University Press, USA; September 2006
248 pages; ISBN 9780199885718
Download in secure EPUB or secure PDF format