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What is a Constitutional Convention?

Peter J. Aschenbrenner, Purdue University

Abstract

‘State constitutional assembly’ is defined along with three subsidiary definitions; difficulties are addressed and solutions proposed; a survey of the 994 assemblies (1775 to 2010) is supplied, and the proposed definition defended; issues for further development are noted.

Suggested Citation

Peter J. Aschenbrenner. "What is a Constitutional Convention?" 2 Our Constitutional Logic 103 (2012).
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/peter_aschenbrenner/27