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Peltason, J. W. (Jack Walter) 1923-2015

Overview
Works: 69 works in 475 publications in 3 languages and 12,850 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Conference proceedings  Constitution  Textbooks  Examinations, questions, etc  Constitutions 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: JK274, 320.973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. W Peltason
Understanding the Constitution by Edward S Corwin( Book )

95 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 3,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For over fifty years, UNDERSTANDING THE CONSTITUTION has provided an accessible introduction to the document that defines and limits the powers of the United States and the rights of individuals. Thorough and precise, this textbook walks through, clause by clause, the entire Constitution, including all original articles and all subsequent amendments, and explains what the document says, as well as the key Supreme Court cases that define that part of the law. Updated thoroughly every three years, it includes the most recent developments in constitutional law."--Publisher's website
Government by the people; the dynamics of American National, State, and local government by James MacGregor Burns( Book )

161 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 2,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi yi ben jie shao he lun shu mei guo zheng zhi zhi du de xue shu zhu zuo, she ji mei guo xing zheng, li fa, si fa san quan fen li zhu duo fang mian de qing kuang he wen ti, zhui su mei guo zheng zhi zhi du xing cheng de li shi guo cheng, jie shao dang dai mei guo zheng zhi de xian zhuang, fen xi qi li bi, chan shu jing ji, she hui, wen hua, min zu deng yin su de ying xiang he zuo yong. fu you xu duo shi li he xiang xi shu zi zi liao
Fifty-eight lonely men; Southern Federal judges and school desegregation by J. W Peltason( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government by the people; the dynamics of American national government by James MacGregor Burns( Book )

31 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The President : office and powers, 1787-1984 : history and analysis of practice and opinion by Edward S Corwin( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal courts in the political process by J. W Peltason( Book )

24 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State and local politics : government by the people by James MacGregor Burns( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students and their institutions : a changing relationship( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Functions and policies of American government by J. W Peltason( Book )

16 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A student guide to campaign politics by Donald G Herzberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary issues in higher education : self-regulation and the ethical roles of the academy( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Functions and policies of American Government; big democracy in action by J. W Peltason( Book )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Missouri plan for the selection of judges by J. W Peltason( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 1970 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constitutional liberty and seditious activity by J. W Peltason( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American community, technical, and junior colleges( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We the People : the Constitution of the United States of America with explanatory notes by United States( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constitution and the courts( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this forum, panelists address the question of the interpretation of the United States Constitution
Reactionary thoughts of a revolutionary by J. W Peltason( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About America : the constitution of the United States of America with explanatory notes by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A positive future for cooperative education : an interview with Dr. J.W. Peltason, President, American Council on Education( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Peltason, J. W.

Peltason, J. W. 1923-

Peltason, J. W. (Jack Walter), 1923-

Peltason, Jack W.

Peltason, Jack W. 1923-

Peltason, Jack W. (Jack Walter), 1923-

Peltason, Jack W. (Jack Walter), 1923-2015

Peltason, Jack Walter

Peltason, Jack Walter 1923-

Languages
English (408)

Chinese (8)

Spanish (2)

Covers
Government by the people; the dynamics of American National, State, and local governmentFifty-eight lonely men; Southern Federal judges and school desegregation