American Gov. Study guide
Doctrine of incorporation- selective application of the bill of rights to the states
Shays rebellion- was an armed uprising that took place in Massachusetts (mostly in and around
Springfield) during 1786 and 1787, which some hist
Civil Liberties in the Age of
Fall Term 2014
Has an obligation and responsibility to provide
a degree of safety and protection.
Absolute protection is unreasonable.
Government must balance protection of the
citizens and protection
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