By Carl Schmitt,Jeffrey Seitzer,Christopher Thornhill
Constitutional Theory is an important departure from Schmitt’s extra polemical Weimar-era works not only by way of its average tone. via a comparative background of constitutional executive in Europe and the us, Schmitt develops an figuring out of liberal constitutionalism that makes room for a powerful, self sustaining country. This variation contains an creation through Jeffrey Seitzer and Christopher Thornhill outlining the cultural, highbrow, and political contexts within which Schmitt wrote Constitutional Theory; they indicate what's targeted in regards to the paintings, learn its reception within the postwar period, and think about its greater theoretical ramifications. This quantity additionally comprises vast editorial notes and a translation of the Weimar Constitution.
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Constitutional Theory (e-Duke books scholarly collection.) by Carl Schmitt,Jeffrey Seitzer,Christopher Thornhill