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The United States Constitution
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Constitutions and constitutionalism / William George Andrews. Princeton, NJ : Van Nostrand, 1968. Ref. K339 C58 1968x

The Constitution of the United States : a guide and bibliography to current scholarly research / Bernard D. Reams and Stuart D. Yoak. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1987. Ref. KF4546.A1 R4 1987

The Constitution of the United States of America; analysis and interpretation. Annotations of cases decided by the Supreme Court of the United States to June 22, 1964 / Norman J. Small, United States Supreme Court, and Library of Congress Legislative Reference Service. Washington DC : U.S. Government Printing Office, 1964. Ref. KF4527 .J39 1964

Constitutions of the United States, national and state / Columbia University ; Legislative Drafting Research Fund. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1974-. Ref. KF4530 .C6 1974

Encyclopedia of constitutional amendments, proposed amendments, and amending issues, 1789-1995 / John R. Vile. Santa Barbara, CA : ABC-CLIO, 1996. Ref. KF4557 .V555 1996

Encyclopedia of the American Constitution / Leonard Williams Levy, Kenneth L. Karst, and Adam Winkler. New York : Macmillan Reference USA, 2000. Ref. KF4548 .E53 2000

The federal and state constitutions, colonial charters, and other organic laws of the United States / Benjamin Perley Poore ; United States. Congress. Senate. Washington DC : Government Printing Office, 1877. Ref. KF4530 .P65 1877x

Sources and documents of United States constitutions, second series / William Finley Swindler and Donald J. Musch. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1982-1987. Ref. KF4530 .S68 1982

Sources and documents of United States constitutions / William Finley Swindler. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1973-1979. Ref. KF4530 .S94

U.S. Constitution : a guide to information sources / Earlean M. McCarrick. Detroit, MI : Gale Research Co., 1980. Ref. KF4546.A1 M26


Constitutional History

American constitutional development / Alpheus Thomas Mason and D. Grier Stephenson. Arlington Heights, IL : AHM Pub. Corp., 1977. Ref. KF4546 .M38

Check list of American laws, charters and constitutions of the 17th and 18th centuries in the Huntington library, / Willard O. Waters, editor. San Marino, CA : Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, 1936. Ref. Z6457.A1 H5

Constitutional aspects of Watergate : documents & materials / A. Stephen Boyan. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1976-1986. Ref. KF5076.N5 A2 1976

Documentary history of the Constitution of the United States of America, 1786-1870 / United States. Bureau of Rolls and Library. New York : Johnson Reprint Corp., 1965. Ref. JK111 .A52 1965x

Documents of political foundation written by colonial Americans : from covenant to constitution / Donald S. Lutz. Philadelphia : Institute for the Study of Human Issues, 1986. Ref. KF4502 .D64 1986

The Founders' Constitution / Philip B. Kurland and, Ralph Lerner. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1987. Ref. KF4502 .F68 1987

Senate manual containing the standing rules, orders, laws, and resolutions affecting the business of the United States Senate : Jefferson's Manual, Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation, Constitution of the United States, etc / United States. Congress. Senate ; Gordon F. Harrison and John P. Coder, editors. Washington DC : U.S. Government Printing Office, 1959. Ref. KF4982 .U48 1959x

Sources of our liberties; documentary origins of individual liberties in the United States Constitution and Bill of rights / Richard L. Perry. Chicago : American Bar Foundation, 1959. Ref. KF4744 1959

Topical reading outline for a study of the political and constitutional history of the United States, 1760-1850, / Orlando Worth Stephenson and Nelson Vance Russell. Ann Arbor, MI : G. Wahr, 1924. Ref. Z1236 .S83


Constitutional Law

Cases in constitutional law / Robert Fairchild Cushman. Englewood Cliffs, NJ : Prentice-Hall, 1984. Ref. KF4549 .C8 1984

The Constitution and the Supreme Court / Wallace Mendelson. New York : Dodd, Mead, 1965. Ref. KF4549 .M35 1965x

Constitution of the United States : United States code annotated : comprising all laws of a general and permanent nature under arrangement of the Official Code of the Laws of the United States with annotations from federal courts. St. Paul, MN : Thompson-West, 2004. 21 volumes. Ref. KF62 1927.W45 constit.

Constitutional law and young adults / Peter G. Renstrom. Santa Barbara, CA : ABC-CLIO, 1996. Ref. KF4550.Z9 R46 1996

Constitutional law : cases, comments, questions / William B., Lockhart, Yale Kamisar, and Jesse H. Choper, St. Paul : West Pub. Co., 1967. Ref. KF4549 .L6 1967

The constitutional law dictionary / Ralph C. Chandler, Richard A. Enslen, and Peter G. Renstrom. Santa Barbara, CA : ABC-Clio Information Services, 1985-1987. Ref. KF4548.5 .C47 1985

Leading constitutional decisions / Robert Fairchild Cushman and Susan P. Koniak. Englewood Cliffs, NJ : Prentice-Hall, 1987. Ref. KF4549 .C83 1987

Leading constitutional decisions / Robert Eugene Cushman. New York : Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1966. Ref. KF4549 .C83 1966


The First Amendment

Fighting for the First Amendment : Stanton of CBS vs. Congress and the Nixon White House / Corydon B. Dunham. Westport, CT : Praeger, 1997. Ref. PN4888.P6 D86 1997

Free expression and censorship in America : an encyclopedia / Herbert N. Foerstel. Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 1997. Ref. Z658.U5 F644 1997

Freedom of the press, 2004 : a global survey of media independence / Karin Deutsch Karlekar and Brian Katulis. New York : Freedom House ; Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, 2004. Ref. PN4736 .F742 2004

Freedom of the press, a bibliocyclopedia : ten-year supplement (1967-1977) / Ralph E. McCoy. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 1979. Ref. K3255.A12 M3

Freedom of the press; an annotated bibliography /, Ralph E. McCoy. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 1968. Ref. K3255.A12 M2x

Freedom of the press : an annotated bibliography : second supplement, 1978-1992 / Ralph E. McCoy. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 1993. Ref. K3255.A12 M3 1993

Great quotations on religious freedom / Albert J. Menendez and Edd Doerr. Amherst, NY : Prometheus Books, 2002. Ref. PN6084.R3 G73 2002

Intellectual freedom : a reference handbook / John B. Harer. Santa Barbara, CA : ABC-CLIO, 1992. Ref. KF4770.Z9 H3 1992

Mass media and the Constitution : an encyclopedia of Supreme Court decisions / Richard F. Hixson. New York : Garland Pub., 1989. Ref. KF2750.A59 H58 1989

Press freedoms : a descriptive calendar of concepts, interpretations, events, and court actions, from 4000 BC to the present / Louis E. Ingelhart. New York : Greenwood Press, 1987. Ref. K3255 .I54 1987

Religion in the schools : a reference handbook / James Jurinski. Santa Barbara, CA : ABC-CLIO, 1998. Ref. LC111 .J87 1998

Sources of our liberties; documentary origins of individual liberties in the United States Constitution and Bill of rights / Richard L. Perry. Chicago : American Bar Foundation, 1959. Ref. KF4744 1959


State Constitutions

Check list of American laws, charters and constitutions of the 17th and 18th centuries in the Huntington library, / Willard O. Waters, editor. San Marino, CA : Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, 1936. Ref. Z6457.A1 H5

Civil list and constitutional history of the Colony and State of New York. Albany : Weed, Parsons, 1883. Ref. JK3430 .C58x

Civil list and forms of government of the Colony and State of New York : containing notes on the various governmental organizations / Stephen C Hutchins. Albany, NY : Weed, Parsons and Company, 1865-1870. Ref. JK3430 .C58x

The constitutions of the states : a state by state guide and bibliography to current scholarly research / Bernard D. Reams and Stuart D. Yoak. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1988. Ref. KF4529 .R43 1988

Constitutions of the United States, national and state / Columbia University ; Legislative Drafting Research Fund. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1974-. Ref. KF4530 .C6 1974

The federal and state constitutions, colonial charters, and other organic laws of the United States / Benjamin Perley Poore ; United States. Congress. Senate. Washington DC : Government Printing Office, 1877. Ref. KF4530 .P65 1877x

Sources and documents of United States constitutions, second series / William Finley Swindler and Donald J. Musch. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1982-1987. Ref. KF4530 .S68 1982

Sources and documents of United States constitutions / William Finley Swindler. Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana Publications, 1973-1979. Ref. KF4530 .S94


Websites

Analysis and Interpretation of the U.S. Constitution : U.S. Government Printing Office [scroll down]

United States Constitution : Texts, Commentaries, Historical Texts and Judicial Decisions : Law Library of Congress

The charters of freedom : Declaration of Independence, Constitution of the United States, Bill of Rights : National Archives and Records Administration

Treasures of Congress: the Bill of Rights : National Archives and Records Administration

The National Constitution Center : interactive museum in Washington, DC

The Constitution of the United States of America : Cornell University Legal Information Institute

ConstitutionFacts.com: companion site for the book, The U.S. Constitution & fascinating facts about it

The Constitution Society

USConstitution.Net

Constitution Finder : University of Richmond



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