Dissent And The Supreme Court

Author: Melvin I. Urofsky
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 110187063X
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From the admired judicial authority, author of Louis D. Brandeis (“Remarkable”—Anthony Lewis, The New York Review of Books; “Monumental”—Alan M. Dershowitz, The New York Times Book Review), Division and Discord, and Supreme ...

I Dissent

Author: Mark V. Tushnet
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807000366
Size: 37.87 MB
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A distinguished Supreme Court scholar introduces and explains sixteen influential cases from throughout the Court's history and offers a sense of what could have developed if the dissents were instead the majority opinions, looking at each ...

Judicial Review And The National Political Process

Author: Jesse H. Choper
Publisher: Quid Pro Books
ISBN: 1610271718
Size: 30.64 MB
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As constitutional scholar John Nowak noted when the book was first released, "Professor Choper's Judicial Review and the National Political Process is mandatory reading for anyone seriously attempting to study our constitutional system of ...

A People S History Of The Supreme Court

Author: Peter H. Irons
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Size: 74.49 MB
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An updated study of the Supreme Court from 1787 to the present day profiles every justice from John Jay to Samuel Alito, Jr., and examines the cases that have transformed American history and the court's controversial rulings on such issues ...


Author: Adam Cohen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143109995
Size: 59.48 MB
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' In this shocking story, Cohen overturns cherished myths and demolishes lauded figures in relentless pursuit of the truth.

The Oath

Author: Jeffrey Toobin
Publisher: Anchor Books
ISBN: 0307390713
Size: 68.50 MB
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Presents an insider's account of the ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration, tracing several landmark cases and the strong views that will be shaping the Court of the near future.

Louis D Brandeis

Author: Melvin I. Urofsky
Publisher: Schocken
ISBN: 9780307378583
Size: 72.78 MB
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The first full-scale biography in twenty-five years of one of the most important and distinguished justices to sit on the Supreme Court–a book that reveals Louis D. Brandeis the reformer, lawyer, and jurist, and Brandeis the man, in all ...

Freedom For The Thought That We Hate

Author: Anthony Lewis
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465012930
Size: 52.43 MB
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In Freedom for the Thought That We Hate, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Anthony Lewis describes how our free-speech rights were created in five distinct areas—political speech, artistic expression, libel, commercial speech, and unusual ...


Author: Wil Haygood
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385353162
Size: 67.68 MB
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This galvanizing book makes clear that it is impossible to overestimate Thurgood Marshall’s lasting influence on the racial politics of our nation. From the Hardcover edition.

The Court And The World

Author: Stephen Breyer
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1101912073
Size: 61.20 MB
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"In this original, far-reaching, and timely book, Justice Stephen Breyer examines the work of the Supreme Court of the United States in an increasingly interconnected world, a world in which all sorts of activity, both public and private- ...