Whose Right to Bear Arms Did the Second Amendment Protect?
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Description: Exploring how late-18th century Americans understood the right to bear arms, this selection exposes students to scholarly debates over this topic, providing an entry into a number of the most important issues in early American historiography.
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Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin's
Publication date: 4/7/2000
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.25" tall
|A Note for Students|
|Constitutional Amendments Proposed to and Ratified by the States, Including the Second Amendment|
|"To Keep and Bear Arms"|
|The Militia, the People, and the Problem of Rights in Revolutionary America|
|Scholars and the Second Amendment|
|Some Current Questions|
|Did the Second Amendment protect an individual's right to own guns?|
|The Armed Citizen in the Early Republic|
|Was the Second Amendment intended to protect the people's right to maintain a well-regulated militia?|
|A Well-Regulated Militia: The Origins and Meaning of the Second Amendment, From The Bill of Rights: A Lively Heritage|
|Does the Standard Model of the Second Amendment favored by some legal scholars distort the original understanding of the right to bear arms?|
|To Keep and Bear Arms, With Letters in Rebuttal from Sanford Levinson, David C. Williams, and Glenn Harlan Reynolds|
|Was the Second Amendment primarily about the struggle between Federalists and Antifederalists over the nature of federalism?|
|The Federalized Militia Debate: A Neglected Aspect of Second Amendment Scholarship|
|How did the reality of the militia differ from the ideal of the militia in Revolutionary America?|
|The People in Arms: The Invincible yeoman, From Inventing the People: The Rise of Popular Sovereignty in England and America|
|Was the Second Amendment an outgrowth of America's gun culture?|
|The Origins of Gun Gulture in the United States, 1760-1865|
|Suggestions for Further Reading|