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The "higher Law" Background of American Constitutional Law
Edward Samuel Corwin
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act of Parliament Adams Althusius American constitutional law American constitutional theory argument Aristotle asserts authority binding Blackstone Bonham's Bracton British Calvin Charter Cicero civil law Coke and Locke Coke's colonies common law common right conception of natural Continental Court of Parliament Deism dictum doctrine Edward enacted England English Fortescue fundamental Gierke Grotius Hansard High Court higher law Hobbes human nature Ibid ideas Inst institutions Jefferson John John of Salisbury judges judicial review jus naturale justice King King's later law of nature law-making Legal Maxims lege Legibus et Consuetudinibus legislative power Legum liberty Locke's Lockian Magna Carta McIlwain ment Middle Ages natural law natural rights note 44 notion ordinary courts Parlia Parliamentary History Political Theories popular sovereignty prerogative prince principles Revolution right and reason right reason Roman law royal Second Treatise statute Stoic supra note 60 supremacy term tion Ulpian void words Writings