Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789-1995

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Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789-1995 focuses on describing the 27 amendments that have been proposed and ratified and the hundreds of other topics that have been proposed as subjects of amendments. Over 400 alphabetically arranged entries explore everything from affirmative action, balancing the budget, and the Contract with America to victims' rights and world government. Constitutional reforms introduced outside

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Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789–2010

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Providing "a starting point for an analysis of various [Constitutional] proposals and issues," Vile (political science, Middle Tennessee State Univ.) discusses the Constitution, its 27 ratified ... Read full review

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Appendix A The Constitution
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Amendments Were Proposed
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John R. Vile is professor and chair of the Political Science Department at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN. He is the editor of ABC-CLIO's Great American Judges and author of The Constitutional Convention of 1787 and The Constitutional Convention of 1787.

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