Marshall DeRosa

Marshall DeRosa is a professor of political science at Florida Atlantic University.

Latest by Marshall DeRosa in Chronicles

  • Pedestaled Power
    October 2014

    Pedestaled Power

    A stroll across the majority of university campuses, five minutes of channel surfing, the U.S. Supreme Court’s First Amendment case law, popular behavior and that of the American elite—these are proof positive that Christianity in the 21st century bears little resemblance to the Christianity of America’s not too distant past.

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  • May 2003

    Marbury v. Madison

    The impact of judicial review has been profound and often detrimental to the rule of law in America. Judicial review is the power of the courts to void federal, state, and local laws and ordinances that they have determined to be incompatible with the U.S. Constitution.

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  • Human Rights and Self-Government
    August 1996

    Human Rights and Self-Government

    In the United States, the federal system of government is undergoing profound changes that compel students of American politics to rethink traditional ideas about national identity.

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  • Culture Politics
    November 1995

    Culture Politics

    In political circles, it has become fashionable to talk about "culture wars." The discussions usually touch on the issues of abortion, euthanasia, sexual orientation, school prayer, gun control, and welfare, among others.

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