The Resource U.S. Constitution for dummies, by Dr. Michael Arnheim

U.S. Constitution for dummies, by Dr. Michael Arnheim

Label
U.S. Constitution for dummies
Title
U.S. Constitution for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Dr. Michael Arnheim
Title variation
United States Constitution for dummies
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
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Arnheim, M. T. W.
Dewey number
342.7302
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4550.Z9
LC item number
A75 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Constitutional history
  • Constitutional law
Label
U.S. Constitution for dummies, by Dr. Michael Arnheim
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Learning made easy"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Identifying the main principles and controversies of the Constitution -- Probing underlying concepts : big thinkers, big thoughts -- Untangling some confusion and ambiguities -- Catching a bird's-eye view of the Constitution -- Changing the Constitution by amendment and interpretation -- Scrutinizing sovereignty : who rules America? -- Defining federalism -- Separation of powers : checking and balancing -- Doing business : the commerce clause -- Examining the role of the President -- Giving everyone a voice : the House of Representatives and Senate -- "Saying what the law is" : the judicial system -- You're fired! Investigating the impeachment process -- The First Amendment : freedom of religion, speech, and assembly -- The Second Amendment : bearing arms -- The Third and Fourth Amendments : protecting citizens from government forces -- Taking the Fifth, and a bit of the Fourteenth -- Regulating crime and punishment : the Sixth through Eighth Amendments -- Analyzing an "inkblot" and a "truism" : The Ninth and Tenth Amendments -- States' rights, elections, and slavery : the Eleventh through Thirteenth Amendments -- The Fourteenth Amendment : ensuring equal protection -- Starts, stops, and clarifications : amendments since 1870 -- Ten landmark constitutional cases -- Ten influential Supreme Court justices -- Two sides of five constitutional conundrums
Control code
in901739713
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xvi, 420 pages
Isbn
9781119387299
Lccn
2018941628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1005697475
Label
U.S. Constitution for dummies, by Dr. Michael Arnheim
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Learning made easy"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Identifying the main principles and controversies of the Constitution -- Probing underlying concepts : big thinkers, big thoughts -- Untangling some confusion and ambiguities -- Catching a bird's-eye view of the Constitution -- Changing the Constitution by amendment and interpretation -- Scrutinizing sovereignty : who rules America? -- Defining federalism -- Separation of powers : checking and balancing -- Doing business : the commerce clause -- Examining the role of the President -- Giving everyone a voice : the House of Representatives and Senate -- "Saying what the law is" : the judicial system -- You're fired! Investigating the impeachment process -- The First Amendment : freedom of religion, speech, and assembly -- The Second Amendment : bearing arms -- The Third and Fourth Amendments : protecting citizens from government forces -- Taking the Fifth, and a bit of the Fourteenth -- Regulating crime and punishment : the Sixth through Eighth Amendments -- Analyzing an "inkblot" and a "truism" : The Ninth and Tenth Amendments -- States' rights, elections, and slavery : the Eleventh through Thirteenth Amendments -- The Fourteenth Amendment : ensuring equal protection -- Starts, stops, and clarifications : amendments since 1870 -- Ten landmark constitutional cases -- Ten influential Supreme Court justices -- Two sides of five constitutional conundrums
Control code
in901739713
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xvi, 420 pages
Isbn
9781119387299
Lccn
2018941628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1005697475

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