The Supreme Court And The American Elite 1789 2008

Author: Lucas A. Powe, Jr.
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674054423
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Drawing on more than four decades of thinking about the Supreme Court and its role in the American political system, this book offers a new, clear, and troubling perspective on American jurisprudence, politics, and history.

The Warren Court And American Politics

Author: L. A. Scot Powe
Publisher: Belknap Press
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In learned and lively narrative, Powe discusses over 200 significant rulings of the Supreme Court under Chief Justice Earl Warren, especially the explosive "Brown" decision, which fundamentally challenged the Southern way of life. 13 ...


Author: Sanford Levinson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199930872
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10o See Jeff Shesol, Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. the Supreme Court
(New York: Norton, 2010). ... Straus and Giroux, 2009); Lucas A. Powe, Jr., The
Supreme Court and the American Elite, 17892008 (Cambridge, MA: Harvard ...

Building The Judiciary

Author: Justin Crowe
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400842573
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Building the Judiciary uncovers the causes and consequences of judicial institution-building in the United States from the commencement of the new government in 1789 through the close of the twentieth century.

In The Balance Law And Politics On The Roberts Court

Author: Mark Tushnet
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393241432
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Harvard Law School professor and constitutional law expert Mark Tushnet clarifies the lines of conflict and what is at stake on the Supreme Court as it hangs “in the balance” between its conservatives and its liberals.

Media Law A Very Short Introduction

Author: Lucas A. Powe Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780190219727
Size: 25.17 MB
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Media Law: A Very Short Introduction provides a description of the development and status of the law relating to all media -- newspapers, magazines, books, broadcasting, the Internet -- in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Drug War Zone

Author: Howard Campbell
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292782799
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Half of the book consists of oral histories from drug traffickers, and the other half from law enforcement officials.

The Will Of The People

Author: Barry Friedman
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429989954
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In The Will of the People, Barry Friedman challenges that claim by showing that the Court has always been subject to a higher power: the American public.