Book , Print in English

The second bill of rights : FDR's unfinished revolution and why we need it more than ever

Cass R. Sunstein.
  • New York : Basic Books, ©2004.
  • viii, 294 pages ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • The speech of the century
  • The myth of laissez-faire
  • Rights from wrongs : Roosevelt's constitution
  • The emergence of the second bill
  • A puzzle and an overview
  • The oldest constitution on earth
  • American exceptionalism and American culture
  • America's pragmatic Constitution
  • How the Supreme Court (almost) quietly adopted the second bill
  • Citizenship, opportunity, security
  • Objections : against the second bill?
  • The question of enforcement
  • Roosevelt's incomplete triumph.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-280) and index.
ISBN
  • 0465083323 (alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2003025549
  • OCLC: 53485245