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Published by Macmillan Pub. Co., Collier Macmillan, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional law -- United States -- Encyclopedias.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementLeonard W. Levy, editor-in-chief, Kenneth L. Karst, associate editor, John G. West, Jr., assistant editor.
      ContributionsLevy, Leonard Williams, 1923-, Karst, Kenneth L., West, John G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4548 .E53 1986 Suppl.
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiv, 668 p. ;
      Number of Pages668
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1284785M
      ISBN 100029186757, 0029186781
      LC Control Number92143008

      Encyclopedia of Law: The equivalent to a print encyclopedia with volumes. "The views expressed in this entry are those of the author/s and do not necessarily reflect the views of . See this page in the original publication. Author: Hancock, Ralph C. While LDS scripture reinforces the traditional Christian duty of "respect and deference" to civil laws and governments in general as "instituted of God for the benefit of man" (D&C , 6), Latter-day Saints attach special significance to the Constitution of the United States of America.

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      The Encyclopedia, therefore, is the most convenient means of doing both, enabling, as it does, the foremost Catholic scholars in every part of the world to contribute articles in the condensed form that appeals to the man of action, and with the accuracy that satisfies the scholar. The history of the United States Constitution is a history of how the government of the United States functions, its rule of law and the rights guaranteed to its was signed by the delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia on Septem It replaced the Articles of Confederation, that served as new nation's first constitution.


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