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  1. Douglas W. Kmiec (ed.) (2009). The American Constitutional Order: History, Cases, and Philosophy. Lexisnexis Matthew Bender.score: 134.0
    The philosophical and natural law basis of the American order: remote and immediate ancestors -- The declaration and its constitution: linking first principle to necessary means -- A structurally-divided, but workable, government -- A limited government of enumerated power -- A government mindful of dual sovereignty -- A fair government -- A government commitment to freedom -- A government commitment to equality -- A government of imperfect knowledge of inkblots, liberty and life itself.
     
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  2. Aristotle (2009/1993). Aristotle on the Constitution of Athens. Bibliolife.score: 96.0
    1891. The recovered manuscript of Aristotle's Constitutional History of Athens, now for the first time given to the world from the unique text in the British ...
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  3. Georg Franz-Willing (1973). Crisis Points in the German Reich, 1871–1918. Studies in German Social and Constitutional History. Philosophy and History 6 (1):110-112.score: 96.0
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  4. Horst Zettel (1984). King and Realm. Studies on Late Medieval German Constitutional History. Philosophy and History 17 (1):87-88.score: 96.0
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  5. John Crook (1967). Roman Legal History W. Kunkel: An Introduction to Roman Legal and Constitutional History. Translated by J. M. Kelly. Pp. X+217. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1966. Cloth, 35s. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 17 (02):201-205.score: 90.0
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  6. John Briscoe (1984). The Attalid Kingdom R. E. Allen: The Attalid Kingdom. A Constitutional History. Pp. Xi + 251; 2 Maps. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983. £20. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 34 (02):266-268.score: 90.0
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  7. G. L. Huxley (1967). Constitutional History of Argos Michael Wörrle: Untersuchungen Zur Verfassungsgeschichte von Argos Im 5. Jahrhundert Vor Christus. (Erlangen Diss.) Pp. 139. Privately Printed, 1966. Paper. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 17 (03):341-342.score: 90.0
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  8. Pierangelo Schiera (2014). Prove di dialogo con Sabino Cassese sulla storia dello Stato italiano. Scienza and Politica. Per Una Storia Delle Dottrine 26 (50).score: 90.0
    The essay is a long confrontation with the reconstruction of the story of the state in Italy that Sabino Cassese has recently provided. Moving from the specificity of the constitutional history of the Italian state and calling into question the existence of a more or less pure model to which to compare it, the author reclaims the constitutional relevance of the administrative action in the very institutionalization of the state. The practical limits of the Italian constitutional (...)
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  9. Luigi Luzzatti (2013). La embriologia e la evoluzione delle costituzioni politiche. A proposito di alcuni studi recenti nella Costituzione Inglese. Scienza and Politica. Per Una Storia Delle Dottrine 25 (49).score: 90.0
    We reedit in the dossier of this issue an essay of Luigi Luzzatti first came out in «Nuova Anthologia» in 1880. In it Luzzatti rereads the British constitutional history thanks to a set of biological metaphors and analogies, which are analyzed and historically framed in the introduction of Luca Ciancio. This approach of Luzzatti further enhances the reconstruction of history of Constitutions he offers analyzing the works of the greatest historians of his time.
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  10. S. R. F. Price & R. E. Allen (1985). The Attalid Kingdom: A Constitutional History. Journal of Hellenic Studies 105:217.score: 90.0
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  11. E. M. Walker (1897). Greenidge's Greek Constitutional History A Handbook of Greek Constitutional History, by A. H. J. Greenidge. London : Macmillan and Co., 1896. 5s. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 11 (04):216-219.score: 90.0
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  12. Hans Boldt (forthcoming). Hegel and Constitutional Monarchy-Reflections on Hegel's Idea of the State From the Viewpoint of Constitutional History (in the Context of Hegel's' Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts', 1920). Hegel-Studien.score: 90.0
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  13. Jan-Erik Lane (2011). Constitutions and Political Theory. Manchester University Press.score: 90.0
    Since constitutional arrangements are what make politics work, they are a central concern of political theory._This book, now completely updated, is the first comprehensive exploration of the political theory of constitutions. Jan-Erik Lane begins by examining the origins and history of constitutionalism and answers key questions such as: What is a constitution? Why are there constitutions? From where does constitutionalism originate? How is the constitutional state related to democracy and justice? Constitutions play a major role in domestic (...)
     
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  14. Alexander Callander Murray (1986). The Position of the Grafio in the Constitutional History of Merovingian Gaul. Speculum 61 (4):787-805.score: 90.0
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  15. H. H. Scullard (1950). The Constitutional History of Rome Ernst Meyer: Römischer Staat Und Staatsgedanke. Pp. 466. Zürich: Artemis-Verlag, 1948. Boards, 15 Sw. Fr. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 64 (01):31-32.score: 90.0
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  16. H. Sidgwick (1894). Conjectures on the Constitutional History of Athens, 594–580 B.C. The Classical Review 8 (08):333-336.score: 90.0
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  17. F. Rosen (1992). Bentham, Byron, and Greece: Constitutionalism, Nationalism, and Early Liberal Political Thought. Oxford University Press.score: 84.0
    Exploring the connection between Bentham and Byron forged by the Greek struggle for independence, this book focuses on the activities of the London Greek Committee, supposedly founded by disciples of Jeremy Bentham, which mounted the expedition on which Lord Byron ultimately met his death in Greece. Rosen's penetrating study provides a new assessment of British philhellenism and examines for the first time the relationship between Bentham's theory of constitutional government and the emerging liberalism of the 1820s. Breaking new ground (...)
     
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  18. Jeffrey Seitzer (1993). History, Political Practice, and Constitutional Change.score: 84.0
     
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  19. Francis Wharton (1884/2001). Commentaries on Law: Embracing Chapters on the Nature, the Source, and the History of Law, on International Law, Public and Private, and on Constitutional and Statutory Law. Gaunt, Inc..score: 84.0
     
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  20. C. J. Friedrich (1964). Constitutional Development in Nigeria. By Kalu Ezera. Cambridge University Press, 1960. Pp. XV, 274. $5.50., The Nigerian Constitution -- History and Development. By Oluwole Idowu Odumosu. London: Sweet & Maxwell, African Universities Press, 1963. Pp. 407. 50sh., The Political Development of Tanganyika. By Taylorj. Clagett. Stanford and Oxford University Press, 1963. Pp. 254. $6.00., And Shambala, the Constitution of a Traditional State. By Edgar V. Winans. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1962. Pp. XXXVII, 180. $5.00 ($1.95 Paperback). [REVIEW] American Journal of Jurisprudence 9 (1):136-138.score: 78.0
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  21. Henk te Velde (2008). The Organization of Liberty Dutch Liberalism as a Case of the History of European Constitutional Liberalism. European Journal of Political Theory 7 (1):65-79.score: 78.0
    The historiography of European liberalism has been dominated by large countries; this contribution focuses on the successful tradition of liberalism in the Netherlands. Just like German liberalism (but unlike the British 19th-century model), the spirit of Dutch 19th-century liberalism was constitutional (in the sense of being legal and juridical). It assumed that constitutional rules in a certain sense produced liberty, because liberty was not possible without a legally guaranteed context. Today the Dutch liberal party tries to combine classical (...)
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  22. M. Alford (1900). Taylor's History of Rome A Constitutional and Political History of Rome. By T. M. Taylor, M. A. Methuen and Co. Pp. 507. 7s. 6d. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 14 (03):180-181.score: 72.0
  23. Henk te Velde (2008). The Organization of Liberty Dutch Liberalism as a Case of the History of European Constitutional Liberalism. European Journal of Political Theory 7 (1):65-79.score: 72.0
  24. Andrei Kreptul (2003). The Constitutional Right of Secession in Political Theory and History. Journal of Libertarian Studies 17 (4):39-100.score: 72.0
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  25. Robert Justin Lipkin (1993). Book Note (Reviewing Paul W. Kahn, History and Legitimacy: Self-Government in American Constitutional Theory (1993). Ethics 104:922.score: 72.0
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  26. Jesús Rodríguez Zepeda (2012). Todos somos revolucionarios ¿Es justificable la revolución política en términos democráticos? Apuntes Filosóficos 19 (36).score: 72.0
    Este artículo ofrece una evaluación crítica de la revolución política en el contexto de una democracia constitucional y, en particular, de su justificación discursiva en el terreno de las propias instituciones democráticas. Para ello, se revisa el concepto mismo de revolución, mostrando que su definición política o técnica la hace incompatible con el modelo de cambio social aceptable o justificable en un sistema democrático. Esta revisión conceptual pretende clarificar de manera normativa la imposibilidad de justificar el encomio de la revolución (...)
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  27. Aristotle, The Athenian Constitution.score: 66.0
  28. Vincenzo Ferrone (2012). The Politics of Enlightenment: Republicanism, Constitutionalism, and the Rights of Man in Gaetano Filangieri. Anthem Press.score: 62.0
    Written by one of Italy's leading historians, this book analyses the Neapolitan nobleman Gaetano Filangieri and his seven-volume 'Science of Legislation' in their historical context, expounding on his legacy for the histories of ...
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  29. J. M. Moore, Aristotle & Xenophon (eds.) (1975). Aristotle and Xenophon on Democracy and Oligarchy: Translations with Introductions and Commentary. Chatto & Windus.score: 62.0
    The Constitution of the Athenians ascribed to Xenophon the orator.--The Politeia of the Spartans by Xenophon.--The Boeotian Constitution from the Oxyrhynchus historian.--The Constitution of Athens by Aristotle.
     
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  30. J. M. Moore (ed.) (1975). Aristotle and Xenophon on Democracy and Oligarchy. University of California Press.score: 62.0
    Aristotle's The constitution of Athens.--The constitution of the Athenians, ascribed to Xenophon the orator.--Xenophon's The politeia of the Spartans.--The Boeotian constitution, from the Oxyrhynchus historian.
     
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  31. John Michael Moore (ed.) (1975). Aristotle and Xenophon on Democracy and Oligarchy. Univ of California Press.score: 60.0
    PREFACE The aim of this book is to make some of the basic texts written on political practice by authors in Ancient Greece available to those who cannot read them in the original. All translations are my own, and are intended to ...
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  32. Aristotle (2006). Politica E Costituzione di Atene. Utet Libreria.score: 60.0
  33. Robert Edward Ball (1983). The Crown, the Sages, and Supreme Morality. Routledge & Kegan Paul.score: 60.0
     
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  34. Orestes Augustus Brownson (2007). Works in Political Philosophy. Isi Books.score: 60.0
  35. Luis Castro Leiva (2005). Obras de Luis Castro Leiva. Universidad Católica Andrés Bello.score: 60.0
    v. 1. Para pensar a Bolívar -- v. 2. Lenguajes republicanos.
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  36. Jianguo Chu (2006). Tiao He Yu Zhi Heng: Xi Fang Hun He Zheng Ti Si Xiang de Yan Bian. Wuhan da Xue Chu Ban She.score: 60.0
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  37. Alberto González Arzac (2008). Filosofía Constitucional Argentina. Quinqué Editores.score: 60.0
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  38. Livio Catullo Stecchini (1950). Athēnaiōn Politeia. Glencoe, Ill.,Free Press.score: 60.0
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  39. Jacob W. F. Sundberg (1983). The Swedish Philosopher Axel Haegerstroem and His Relationship to Finland's Struggle to Preserve Her Legal Order, 1899-1917. F.B. Rothman.score: 60.0
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  40. T. S. [from old catalog] Venkataraman (1950). A Treatise on Secular State. Madras.score: 60.0
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  41. Changhua Wan (2011). Xian Zheng Ti Zhi de Li Shi Si Bian. Qi Lu Shu She.score: 60.0
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  42. Veit Bader (2003). Religions and States. A New Typology and a Plea for Non-Constitutional Pluralism. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 6 (1):55-91.score: 54.0
    Political philosophy has difficulties to cope with the complexity and variety of state-religions relations. Strict separationism is still the preferred option amongst liberals, deliberative and republican democrats, socialist and feminists. In this article, I develop a complex typology based on comparative history and sociology of religions. I summarize my reasons why institutional pluralist models like plural establishment or non-constitutional pluralism are attractive not only for religious minorities but for religiously deeply diverse societies in general. Most attention is paid (...)
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  43. Milda Vainiutė (2010). Constitutional Status of Lithuanian as the Official Language: Basic Aspects (text only in Lithuanian). Jurisprudence 122 (4):25-41.score: 54.0
    Article 14 Chapter I ‘The State of Lithuania’ of the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania of 1992 reads as follows: ‘Lithuanian shall be the State language’. This principle is not new in the Lithuanian history of constitutionalization, as Lithuanian was the official language of the State in the interwar period but lost this status during the Soviet occupation. After 1988, when many political, economic and social changes crucial for further development of the State took place in Lithuania, linguistic (...)
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  44. C. A. Bayly (2007). Rammohan Roy and the Advent of Constitutional Liberalism in India, 1800–30. Modern Intellectual History 4 (1):25-41.score: 54.0
    This paper concerns the reformulation by British expatriates and the first generation of English-speaking Indian intellectuals of the key ideas of European constitutional liberalism between 1810 and 1835. The central figure is Rammohan Roy, usually seen as a of Hinduism. Here Rammohan's thought is set in the context of the Iberian and Latin American constitutional revolutions and the movement for free trade and parliamentary reform in Britain. Rammohan and his coevals created a constitutional history for India (...)
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  45. Toma Birmontienė & Virginija Jurėnienė (2009). Development of Women's Rights in Lithuania: Recognition of Women Political Rights. Jurisprudence 116 (2):23-44.score: 50.0
    The article discusses the problems of development of women’s political rights in Lithuania in the legal historical aspect starting from the 16th century, when some property and individual rights were enshrined in the first codifications of the laws of the Great Duchy of Lithuania. The aim of the article is to show that women’s struggle for political equality and suffrage at the end of the 19th and at the turn of the 20th century correlates with the movement for re-establishment of (...)
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  46. Marek Piechowiak (2012). Solidarność – w poszukiwaniu ideowej tradycji interpretacyjnej tej kategorii konstytucyjnej. In Anna Łabno (ed.), Idea solidaryzmu we współczesnej filozofii prawa i polityki. Wydawnictwo Sejmowe. 145-185.score: 48.0
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  47. Chris Manias (2012). The Growth of Race and Culture in Nineteenth-Century Germany: Gustav Klemm and the Universal History of Humanity. Modern Intellectual History 9 (1):1-31.score: 48.0
    The German ethnologist Gustav Klemm (1802–67) occupies a rather problematic position in the history of ideas, alternately hailed as a seminal figure in the development of concepts of race and culture, or belittled as a rather derivative marginal thinker. This article seeks to clarify Klemm's significance by rooting his theories in their contemporary intellectual and social context. It argues that his system, a linear model of human development driven by the interworkings of race and culture, grew from an attempt (...)
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  48. Sharon Krause (2003). History and the Human Soul in Montesquieu. History of Political Thought 24 (2):235-261.score: 48.0
    Montesquieu's The Spirit of the Laws (1748) illuminates the many factors that affect human behaviour and hence constrain the capacity for self-guided action, but his work also contains a defence of this capacity in his treatment of the soul. Yet Montesquieu also thought it important to establish reliable limits on human action so as to protect political liberty, and he looked to the constitutional traditions of particular peoples for standards of right that would provide effective checks on individuals and (...)
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  49. Alirio Gómez Lobo & Oscar Delgado (eds.) (2006). Ideas Políticas Filosofía y Derecho: El Maestro: Liber Amicorum En Homenaje a Alirio Gómez Lobo. Editorial Universidad Del Rosario.score: 48.0
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  50. Perry Dane (1996). Constitutional Law and Religion. In Dennis M. Patterson (ed.), A Companion to Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory. Blackwell Publishers.score: 42.0
    This essay on law and religion appears in the second edition of the Blackwell Companion to Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory, edited by Dennis Patterson. It is a revision of a similar entry in the book’s first edition. The essay opens by broadly discussing the complex relationships between law and religion writ large as movements in human history – social, cultural, intellectual, and institutional phenomena with distinct but often overlapping logics and concerns. It then hones in on the (...)
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