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The Nature of Rights at the American Founding and Beyond

Law & History Review, vol. 29 (2011): 906

4 Pages Posted: 20 Apr 2011 Last revised: 5 Aug 2013

Kirsten Nussbaumer

Rutgers University-Camden; Stanford University

Abstract

Short book review essay of The Nature of Rights at the American Founding and Beyond (ed. Barry Shain, essays by Shain, Rogers Smith, Richard Primus, James H. Hutson, John Phillip Reid, Akhil Reed Amar, Jack N. Rakove, A. Gregg Roeber, Gordon S. Wood, Daniel T. Rodgers, Leif Wenar, Stephen Macedo).

Keywords: American Founding, Natural Rights, Positive Rights, Fundamental Law

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Nussbaumer, Kirsten, The Nature of Rights at the American Founding and Beyond. Law & History Review, vol. 29 (2011): 906. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1814343

Kirsten Nussbaumer (Contact Author)

Rutgers University-Camden

Camden, NJ 08102
United States

Stanford University ( email )

Dept. of Political Science and Law School
Stanford, CA 94305
United States

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