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Published: 30 September 2020

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780197530993

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The Cycles of Constitutional Time

Jack M. Balkin

  • Focuses on the big picture of why our politics has broken down and where it is headed
  • Explains fights over the courts and how people change their minds about the courts over long periods of time
  • Argues that the big threat to American democracy is constitutional rot and demonstrates what has caused it