The Fallacies of States' Rights by Sotirios A. Barber

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Barber shows how arguments for states’ rights from John C. Calhoun to the present offend common sense, logic, and bedrock constitutional principles. The Constitution is a charter of positive benefits, not a contract among separate sovereigns whose function is to protect people from the central government, when there are greater dangers to confront.
 

About Sotirios A. Barber

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Sotirios A. Barber is Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame.
 
Published January 1, 2013 by Harvard University Press. 256 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Law & Philosophy, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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