Law-of-Democracy-Isacharoff-Sp06

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Unformatted text preview: L AW OF D EMOCRACY Outline A. Introduction.....................................................................................................................1 Introduction......................................................................................................................1 An Introduction to the Selection of Democratic Institutions (pp. 1-15)......................1 Introduction..............................................................................................................1 Lucas v. The Forty-Fourth General Assembly of the State of Colorado, 377 U.S. 713 (1964) (pp. 3-15)...............................................................................................1 Alternative Democratic Structures (pp. 1089-99)........................................................2 Reflections on Current System................................................................................2 Duvergers Law, Duvergers Hypthesis..................................................................2 Types of Electoral Systems......................................................................................2 B. Defining the Right to Participate.....................................................................................4 The Right to Participate Background Norms................................................................4 Introduction to the Right to Participate (pp. 16-20).....................................................4 The Constitution and the Early History of Enfranchisement in the US...................4 Constitutional Text (pp. 20-46)....................................................................................4 Introduction to the Constitutional Text....................................................................4 Minor v. Happersett, 88 U.S. 162 (1875) (pp. 21-37).............................................4 Richardson v. Ramirez, 418 U.S. 24 (1974) (pp. 38-46).........................................6 Class Comments on Richardson..............................................................................7 Individual Rights..............................................................................................................7 The Modern Constitutional Framework (pp. 46-72)....................................................7 Lassiter v. Northampton County Board of Elections, 360 U.S. 45 (1959) (pp. 46- 48)............................................................................................................................7 Class Comments on Lassiter....................................................................................8 Harper v. Virginia Board of Elections, 383 U.S. 663 (1966) (pp. 48-52)...............8 Class Comments on Harper v. Va. Bd. of Elections Introduction to the Modern Era............................................................................................................................8 Kramer v. Union Free School District No. 15, 395 U.S. 621 (1969) (pp. 52-58)...8Kramer v....
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