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Constitutionalism and Democracy: Understanding the Relationship

THE IDEA OF CONSTITUTIONALISM, Steven Kautz, Arthur Melzer, Jerry Weinberger and M. Richard Zinman, eds., University of Pennsylvania Press, Forthcoming

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-121

15 Pages Posted: 9 Nov 2007  

Larry Alexander

University of San Diego School of Law

Abstract

In this essay I explore the relationship between constitutionalism and democracy, between both of these notions and judicial review, and how all three notions relate to moral rights.

Keywords: constitutionalism, democracy

JEL Classification: K1, K10

Suggested Citation

Alexander, Larry, Constitutionalism and Democracy: Understanding the Relationship. THE IDEA OF CONSTITUTIONALISM, Steven Kautz, Arthur Melzer, Jerry Weinberger and M. Richard Zinman, eds., University of Pennsylvania Press, Forthcoming; San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-121. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1019631

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