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Author Bhagwat, Ashutosh A
Title The myth of rights : the purposes and limits of constitutional rights / Ashutosh Bhagwat
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2010
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  KF4749 .B48 2010    AVAILABLE    30660020058900
Descript ix, 298 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
The myth of rights : of aliens, corporations, and guns -- The nature of rights : a theoretical and historical overview -- Constitutional rights and the structure of government -- How constitutional rights limit government power -- Free speech and self-governance -- The religion clauses : reconciling accommodation and separation -- Property rights and economic regulation -- Racial discrimination and affirmative action : the meaning of equal protection -- Discrimination on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, and other characteristics : translating equal protection -- The nontextual constitution : privacy and other unenumerated rights -- Structural rights and the War on Terror
Subject Civil rights -- United States
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