Monday, July 11, 2005

Constitutional interpretation - originalism explained NPR has an interview with Jack Rakove, professor of history and political science at Stanford, an expert in legal history, about what can be said from a historian's perspective on the original intent of the framers of the Constitution and the importance of precedents. You can listen to the interview (Realaudio required, 5:19 min) by clicking here. Recommended especially for students of legal theory and of comparative law.