Books tagged: constitutional convention

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Democracy Lost And Regained
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
'Democracy Lost and Regained' explores various facets of the history, principles, and philosophies which went into forging the United States Constitution. Much of democracy has been lost through the problematic way in which, among other things, the Tenth Amendment has been understood. However, what has been lost can be regained, and this book outlines a way of restoring democracy peacefully.
Tempest at Dawn
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 145,410. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The United States military has been reduced to near extinction, economic turmoil saps hope, and anarchy threatens, as world powers hover like vultures, eager to devour the remains. In a desperate move, powerful men call a secret meeting to plot the overthrow of the government. 55 men came to Philadelphia in May of 1787 to found the longest lasting republic in world history. This is their story.
Constitutional Issues and the Idea of Leadership
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The first chapter of this book takes an extended look at the many themes that are central to the construction of a constitution and does so against the backdrop of the Canadian Constitution which was re-negotiated in 1980s. The second and third chapters explore different facets of the idea of leadership. The last chapter looks at 9/11 and the Constitution in terms of several investigations.
The Philadelphia Convention: A Play for Many Readers
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Series: 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Screenplays » History
Here in 160 pages Catherine Jaime brings you the Constitutional Convention delegates and their debates, set in play format. Here you can become more familiar with the hard work of not just James Madison, Benjamin Franklin, and many others. The play is great for a high school class studying U.S. Government, and for the motivated individual who wants to learn more about that important event.
Convention - To Resurrect The U.S. Constitution
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The author makes the case for a new Constitutional Convention. The federal government has grown top- heavy. The balance of government power has shifted away from the States and the people and is now entrenched in Washington.
Obama Will Win, but Romney Will Be President
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This book analyzes every presidential election in U.S. history, focusing on how political parties emerged and learned how to target Electoral College votes. Dr. Murdock analyzes the upcoming 2012 presidential campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney and predicts the results state by state. His conclusion is that Obama will win the popular vote, but lose in the Electoral College
The Book That Made America: How the Bible Formed Our Nation
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Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 103,260. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Nordskog Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
All that is positive in the foundation of our country can be traced back to the Scriptures. Recently, President Obama declared that American is not a Christian nation, while Newsweek announced the demise of Christian America. This book is the answer to America's critics with the facts of history. Very readable; Fully footnoted.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 2 - December 2011
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,190. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Articles in the Dec. 2011 issue are by such recognized scholars as Jamal Greene (writing on notorious or anti-canonical Supreme Court cases), Orin Kerr (on Fourth Amendment theory), and Michael Klarman (reviewing a new book on the constitutional convention). Student contributions feature Notes on the Dewey model of democracy and administrative agencies, and on breaching international trade law.
It's Time To Reboot Washington, DC : A Plan Of Action For All Of Us.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The title of this book says it all. Surveys show 85% of Americans are unhappy with their government; they see it isn't working. Like a computer running more programs than it can handle, this system will eventually crash. Sometimes the best fix is simply to reboot it. It’s Time to Reboot Washington, DC isn't just a catchphrase: it’s the basis for an action plan that can unite us & save our country.
The Constitutional Convention of 2022
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It's 2022 and a left wing authoritarian Progressive Party has seized control of the government. The country spirals into chaos. The money is worthless and the cities are charred ruins after the food riots and epidemics. States are seceding and printing their own money. Mexican armies recapture large areas of the southwest. The nation is paralyzed until, finally, the people take action.