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The Resource The Bill of rights and beyond, 1791-1991

The Bill of rights and beyond, 1791-1991

Label
The Bill of rights and beyond, 1791-1991
Title
The Bill of rights and beyond, 1791-1991
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the twenty-six amendments to the United States Constitution, how each amendment was added, the people responsible such as George Mason, James Madison, and Carrie Chapman Catt, and also provides for classroom learning activities
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 342.73/085
  • 347.30285
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • KF4750
  • JK169
LC item number
  • .B52 1991
  • .B5 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
JK 169 B596 1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Civil rights
  • Constitutional history
  • United States
  • Constitutional amendments
  • Jurisprudence
  • Jurisprudence
Label
The Bill of rights and beyond, 1791-1991
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 94-99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Eighth Amendment: protection against excessive bail and cruel and unusual punishment
  • Ninth Amendment: guarantee of unenumerated rights retained by the people
  • Tenth Amendment: guarantee of rights reserved to the states or to the people
  • Two Virginians: George mason and James Madison
  • First Amendment: freedom of religion; freedom of speech and of the press; freedom of assembly and petition
  • Second Amendment: right to bear arms
  • Third Amendment: protection against quartering soldiers
  • Fourth Amendment: protection against unreasonable searches and seizures
  • Fifth Amendment: rights to due process of law, including protection against self-incrimination
  • Sixth Amendment: rights of the accused, including right to a speedy and public jury trial
  • Seventh Amendment: right to jury trial in civil cases
  • Epilogue
  • Note to teachers and librarians: suggested learning activities for the classroom
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Thirteenth Amendment: abolition of slavery
  • Fourteenth Amendment: conditions for South to resume political life; definition of National and State citizenship; states prohibited from abridging privileges and immunities of citizens
  • Fifteenth Amendment: men's right to vote, regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude
  • Fourteenth Amendment: due process of law and equal protection of the laws
  • Nineteenth Amendment: women's right to vote
  • Twenty-third Amendment: presidential vote in the District of Columbia
  • Twenty-fourth Amendment: abolition of poll tax
  • Twenty-sixth Amendment: voting rights for 18-year-olds
Control code
ocm25057627
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 106 pages
Isbn
9780160358180
Lccn
91076382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
052-003-01257-0
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o25057627
  • (OCoLC)25057627
Label
The Bill of rights and beyond, 1791-1991
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 94-99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Eighth Amendment: protection against excessive bail and cruel and unusual punishment
  • Ninth Amendment: guarantee of unenumerated rights retained by the people
  • Tenth Amendment: guarantee of rights reserved to the states or to the people
  • Two Virginians: George mason and James Madison
  • First Amendment: freedom of religion; freedom of speech and of the press; freedom of assembly and petition
  • Second Amendment: right to bear arms
  • Third Amendment: protection against quartering soldiers
  • Fourth Amendment: protection against unreasonable searches and seizures
  • Fifth Amendment: rights to due process of law, including protection against self-incrimination
  • Sixth Amendment: rights of the accused, including right to a speedy and public jury trial
  • Seventh Amendment: right to jury trial in civil cases
  • Epilogue
  • Note to teachers and librarians: suggested learning activities for the classroom
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Thirteenth Amendment: abolition of slavery
  • Fourteenth Amendment: conditions for South to resume political life; definition of National and State citizenship; states prohibited from abridging privileges and immunities of citizens
  • Fifteenth Amendment: men's right to vote, regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude
  • Fourteenth Amendment: due process of law and equal protection of the laws
  • Nineteenth Amendment: women's right to vote
  • Twenty-third Amendment: presidential vote in the District of Columbia
  • Twenty-fourth Amendment: abolition of poll tax
  • Twenty-sixth Amendment: voting rights for 18-year-olds
Control code
ocm25057627
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 106 pages
Isbn
9780160358180
Lccn
91076382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
052-003-01257-0
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o25057627
  • (OCoLC)25057627

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