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The Resource Amendment XII : presidential election process, Jared Zacharias, book editor

Amendment XII : presidential election process, Jared Zacharias, book editor

Label
Amendment XII : presidential election process
Title
Amendment XII
Title remainder
presidential election process
Statement of responsibility
Jared Zacharias, book editor
Title variation
  • Presidential election process
  • Amendment 12
  • Amendment twelve
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
342.73/07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4910
LC item number
.A96 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Constitutional amendments : beyond the Bill of Rights
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Amendment XII : presidential election process, Jared Zacharias, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008034551.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-137) and index
Contents
Historical background on the Twelfth Amendment. The Election of 1800 exposes a constitutional flaw / Doris Faber and Harold Faber ; The House of Representatives tackles the problem of presidential elections / U.S. House of Representatives ; The Senate responds to the House's proposed amendment / U.S. Senate ; The course of the debate from Congress to ratification / Lolabel House ; Fixing a broken election process / Akhil Reed Amar -- Testing the Twelfth Amendment. The Election of 1804 / Gaye Wilson ; Ray v. Blair : political parties can require electors to vote for their party's nominee / Stanley Reed ; Electors can vote faithlessly / Robert W. Bennett ; Jones v. Bush : challenging the residency restrictions of the Twelfth Amendment / Stephen E. Jones et al. v. Governor George W. Bush et al. ; The Jones v. Bush decision was based on broad constitutional interpretation / Jess Bravin -- Election controversies in contemporary America. The Electoral College is a misunderstood institution / Danny M. Adkinson and Christopher Elliott ; The Electoral College had dubious beginnings and is no longer necessary / Akhil Reed Amar and Vikram David Amar ; The effects of the Electoral College on the 2000 presidential election / Kenneth Jost and Greg Giroux ; States move to change the Electoral College / Jennifer Steinhauer ; The Electoral College does no result in an equality of votes / George C. Edwards III ; The Electoral College is a necessary system and remains relevant / Michael M. Ulhmann -- Appendices. The Amendments tothe U.S. Constitution ; Court cases relevant to the Twelfth Amendment
Control code
ocn243674455
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9780737741230
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008034551
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)243674455
Label
Amendment XII : presidential election process, Jared Zacharias, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008034551.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-137) and index
Contents
Historical background on the Twelfth Amendment. The Election of 1800 exposes a constitutional flaw / Doris Faber and Harold Faber ; The House of Representatives tackles the problem of presidential elections / U.S. House of Representatives ; The Senate responds to the House's proposed amendment / U.S. Senate ; The course of the debate from Congress to ratification / Lolabel House ; Fixing a broken election process / Akhil Reed Amar -- Testing the Twelfth Amendment. The Election of 1804 / Gaye Wilson ; Ray v. Blair : political parties can require electors to vote for their party's nominee / Stanley Reed ; Electors can vote faithlessly / Robert W. Bennett ; Jones v. Bush : challenging the residency restrictions of the Twelfth Amendment / Stephen E. Jones et al. v. Governor George W. Bush et al. ; The Jones v. Bush decision was based on broad constitutional interpretation / Jess Bravin -- Election controversies in contemporary America. The Electoral College is a misunderstood institution / Danny M. Adkinson and Christopher Elliott ; The Electoral College had dubious beginnings and is no longer necessary / Akhil Reed Amar and Vikram David Amar ; The effects of the Electoral College on the 2000 presidential election / Kenneth Jost and Greg Giroux ; States move to change the Electoral College / Jennifer Steinhauer ; The Electoral College does no result in an equality of votes / George C. Edwards III ; The Electoral College is a necessary system and remains relevant / Michael M. Ulhmann -- Appendices. The Amendments tothe U.S. Constitution ; Court cases relevant to the Twelfth Amendment
Control code
ocn243674455
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9780737741230
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008034551
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)243674455

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