American Constitutionalism and Dualist Democracy
This article takes issue with Bruce Ackerman's Hegelian dialectical interpretation of American constitutionalism. It also argues, in particular, that Ackerman's notion of dualist democracy is not workable and, in general, the idea that democracy is a metaphysical concept.
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Date of this Version
George Skouras, "American Constitutionalism and Dualist Democracy" (March 26, 2005). bepress Legal Series. bepress Legal Series.Working Paper 561.