The Maryland state constitution /

"The Maryland State Constitution is the only comprehensive analysis of Maryland's constitution. Dan Friedman provides an outstanding historical account of the state's governing charter along with an in-depth, section-by-section analysis of the entire constitution, detailing the many s...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Friedman, Dan, 1965-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Series:Oxford commentaries on the state constitutions of the United States.
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Summary:"The Maryland State Constitution is the only comprehensive analysis of Maryland's constitution. Dan Friedman provides an outstanding historical account of the state's governing charter along with an in-depth, section-by-section analysis of the entire constitution, detailing the many signifigant changes that have been made since its initial drafting in 1867. In-depth commentary on the constitutional interpretation offers tremendous political and economic insight into each of the constitution's provisions. The Oxford Commentaries on the State Constitutions of the United States is an important new series that reflects a renewed international interest in constitutional history and provides expert insight into each of the 50 state constitutions. Each volume in this innovative series contains a historical overview of the state's constitutional development, a section-by-section analysis of its current constitution, and a comprehensive guide to further research. Under the expert editorship of Professor G. Alan Tarr, Director of the Center on State Constitutional Studies at Rutgers University, this series provides essential reference tools for understanding state constitutional law. Books in the series can be purchased individually or as part of a complete set, giving readers unmatched access to these important political documents"--
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxvi, 433 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-410) and index.
ISBN:9780199877744
0199877742
1306266955
9781306266956
Access:Access limited to authorized users.