STANDARDS OF AMERICAN LEGISLATION: AN ESTIMATE OF RESTRICTIVE AND CONSTRUCTIVE FACTORS
Item #: 70209
Pages: xx, 327 pp.
Published: Chicago; University of Chicago Press; 1917. Reprinted in 2006.
Subjects: CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, JURISPRUDENCE, LEGAL EDUCATION, LEGISLATIVE HISTORY
Esteemed by Vanderbilt and recommended by Pound for itstreatment of judicial precedent, this book originated as aseries of lectures at Johns Hopkins in 1915, Ernst Freundoffered this work "to suggest the possibility of supplement-ing the established doctrine of constititional law whichenforces legislative norms through ex post facto review andnegation by a system of positive principles that shouldguide and control the making of statutes, and give moredefinite meaning and content to the concept of due processof law" (Preface, v). Freund was Professor of Jurisprudenceand Public Law in the Univ. of Chicago. Vanderbilt, StudyingLaw 409. Pound, An Introduction to American Law 41 cited inMarke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection at New YorkUniversity (1953) 205. Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange,Ltd. Distributed by William S. Hein & Co., Inc.
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