This paper examines several different theories surrounding judicial review and finds many of these theories lacking. Modern trends of literal interpretations and precise language have removed the optimistic nature of Constitutional language and is largely responsible for the hesitancy of other nations to adopt a supreme constitution.
35 University of Florida Law Review 209-235 (1983)
Van Alstyne, William W., "Interpreting This Constitution: The Unhelpful Contributions of Special Theories of Judicial Review" (1983). Faculty Publications. 732.