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With Especial Reference to

Tennessee.

A review of the more important
provisions of the State Constitu-
tions and of current thought upon
constitutional questions. An
outline of constitutional develop-
ment and problems in Tennessee.

BY.

WALLACE MCCLURE
Cutting Travelling Fellow in Columbia University

1915-1916.

Government is ... the executive organ of society
through which it

works out tor itself a
more effective life.

-Woodrow Wilson.

Governments in every civilized country are now moving
toward the ideal of an expert administration controlled
by an alert and intelligent public opinion.

-G. L. Dickinson.

NASHVILLE:
MARSHALL & BRUCE COMPANY, PUBLISHERS

COPYRIGHT, 1916,
MARSHALL & BRUCE COMPANY.

CONTENTS IN DETAIL.

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ganization as a State.

19. Land Speculation....

20. The Separatist Instinct..

21. Commerce and Industry..

22. Political Development...

23. The Cumberland Compact.

24. The State of Franklin...

25. Territory Southwest of the Ohio.

26. The Constitution of the State...

27. Reflection of Economic Conditions.

28. The Land Tax......

29. Organization of Government.

30. Declaration of Rights.

31. Manhood Suffrage.

32. The Legislature...

33. The Governor and Other Executive Officers.

34. Impeachment

35. The Judiciary..

36. The Doctrine of Judicial Review

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