The Civil War in U.S. Foreign Relations Law: A Dress Rehearsal for Modern Transformations
23 Pages Posted: 21 May 2014
Date Written: 2008
This Article explains how the Executive Branch argued, and the Supreme Court accepted, dramatic departures from prior understandings of the foreign affairs Constitution during the Civil War. In this sense, the Civil War interlude was, in this sense a "dress rehearsal" for modern transformations in the foreign affairs Constitution.
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