The Supreme Court

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
ISBN: 9780700619894
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A definitive history of the U.S. Supreme Court details the evolution of the legal institution from the early days of the American Republic to the present day, offering profiles of the justices, the Court's years under each Chief Justice, ...

The Federal Courts

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199387907
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But, even more importantly, this is a story of the courts' development and their vital part in America's history.

The Supreme Court

Author: Robert W. Langran
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9780820461625
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This book discusses the most important decisions of the Court in chronological rather than topical order, illustrating how the cases fit into an historical timeframe as well as what roles the most influential justices played.

The American Supreme Court Sixth Edition

Author: Robert G. McCloskey
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022629692X
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Three relatively recent general histories of the Supreme Court are Barry
Friedman, Willofthe People: How the Court Became Supreme (2009); Lucas A.
Powe Jr., The Supreme Court and the American Elite, 1789–2008 (2009); and
Peter ... Essential History (2007). Mention should also be made of Peter Irons, A
People's History of the Supreme Court: The Men and Women Whose Cases and
Decisions Have Shaped Our Constitution (2006), which presents a more leftish
history of the ...

The U S Supreme Court

Author: Linda Greenhouse
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199754543
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General works For a comprehensive, single-volume history of the Court, The
Supreme Court:An Essential History by Peter Charles Hoffer, Williamjames Hull
Hoffer, and N. E. H. Hull (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2007) is
accessible and well organized by chief justice, through the Rehnquist years.
TheAmerican Supreme Court by Robert G. McCloskey (Chicago: University of
Chicago Press, 5th ed., 2010) is a classic work that incorporates both history and
doctrine. Originally ...

The Supreme Court Justices

Author: Clare Cushman
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 1452235341
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Justices, Presidents, and Senators: A History of the U.S. Supreme Court
Appointments from Washington to Bush II. 5th ed. Lanham, MD: Rowman &
Littlefield Publishers, 2007. Bader, William D., and Roy M. Mersky. The First One
Hundred Eight Justices. Buffalo: W. S. Hein, 2004. Barnes, William Horatio.
Illustrated Cyclopedia of the American Government. n.p.: 1875. Biskupic, Joan,
and Elder Witt. Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court. 3d ed. Washington, DC:
Congressional Quarterly, ...

Justices And Journalists

Author: Richard Davis
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139496875
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Joan Biskupic, American Original: The Life and Constitution of Supreme Court
Justice Antonin Scalia, New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009, p. 131. 36. “
Justice Antonin Scalia,” C-SPAN, May 4, ... Bernard Schwartz, A History of the
Supreme Court, New York: Oxford University Press, 1993,pp. 15–18; The
Documentary Historyof ... Peter Charles Hoffer et al, The Supreme Court: An
Essential History, Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2007, p. 33. 12.
Schwartz, A History of the ...

Encyclopedia Of U S Political History

Author: Andrew Robertson
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 0872893200
Size: 72.53 MB
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Bibliography and Further Readings Cox, Archibald. The Court and the
Constitution. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1987. Foner, Eric. Reconstruction:
America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863–1877. New York: Harper & Row, 1988.
Hoffer, Peter Charles, Williamjames Hull Hoffer, and N. E. H. Hull. The Supreme
Court: An Essential History. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 2007. Hyman,
Harold M., and William M. Wiecek. Equal Justice under Law: Constitutional
Development 1835–1875.

Religious Liberty And The American Supreme Court

Author: Vincent Phillip Munoz
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442250321
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Religious Liberty and the American Supreme Court: The Essential Cases and Documents represents the most authoritative and up-to-date overview of the landmark cases that have defined religious freedom in America.

An Essential Safeguard

Author: D. Grier Stephenson
Publisher: Praeger Pub Text
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This collection examines the record of current and recent Supreme Court justices in fashioning the Constitution and looks at the larger political context in which their work occurred.