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The Flexible Constitution - An Interview


Dr. Sean Wilson, Esq.


Wright State University

April 1, 2013


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This is an interview with the author of the Flexible Constitution. It provides a brief summary of the book in conversational format. The book presents a new Wittgensteinian understanding of Constitutional Law and provides the most thorough philosophic critique of originalism. The book explains why originalism is an inherently flawed system of belief and why the Constitution is so flexible. The book explores new models of interpretation and ultimately concludes that constitutionality is an artisan judgment that can be rendered only by experts.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 7

Keywords: Originalism, constitution, Wittgenstein, Dworkin, philosophy of law, language, connoisseur

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Date posted: April 3, 2013 ; Last revised: April 10, 2013

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Wilson, Esq., Dr. Sean, The Flexible Constitution - An Interview (April 1, 2013). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2243254 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2243254

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Dr. Sean Wilson, Esq. (Contact Author)
Wright State University ( email )
Department of Political Science
306 Millett Hall
Dayton, OH
United States
937-775-4222 (Phone)
HOME PAGE: http://seanwilson.org
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