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The Federalist Justices and the Republican Critics: Historical Misconceptions about Freedom

Wendell Bird

in Press and Speech Under Assault: The Early Supreme Court Justices, the Sedition Act of 1798, and the Campaign against Dissent

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190461621
eISBN:
9780190461980
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190461621.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, Political History

Chapter 9, the summary, notes that in describing the views of the early Supreme Court justices before 1798 about freedoms of press and speech, not one embraced the narrow Blackstone definition of ... More


From Classical Civil Religion to Modern Liberal Religion

in The Theological Basis of Liberal Modernity in Montesquieu's “Spirit of the Laws”

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226645490
eISBN:
9780226645520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226645520.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter analyzes Montesquieu's views on republican slavery, the commercial republic and its religiosity, liberal constitutionalism and its religiosity, and the application of the standard found ... More


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