The Will Of The People

Author: Barry Friedman
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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.

Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings And Constitutional Change

Author: Paul M. Collins
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107039703
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14 See, e.g., Robert A. Dahl, “Decision-Making in a Democracy: The Supreme
Court as a National Policy-Maker,” 6 Journal ofPublic Law 279 (1957); Barry
Friedman, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion Has Influenced the
Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning ofthe Constitution (New York: Farrar,
Straus and Giroux, 2009); Micheal W. Giles, Bethany Blackstone, and Richard L.
Vining, Jr., “The Supreme Court in American Democracy: Unraveling the
Linkages between ...

The Supreme Court Compendium

Author: Lee Epstein
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 148337663X
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Thomas Marshall, Public Opinion and the Supreme Court (New York: Unwin/
Hyman, 1989). 2. Alexander Hamilton in Federalist #78 put it this way: “The
judiciary... has no influence over either the sword or the purse; no direction either
of the strength or of the wealth of the society; and can take no active resolution
whatever. 3. See Barry Friedman, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion has
Influenced the Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning of the Constitution (New
York: ...

The High Court The Constitution And Australian Politics

Author: Rosalind Dixon
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He suggested it was hard to identify a single instance 'when the [Supreme] Court
has stood firm for very long against a really clear wave of public demand'.13
More recently, this work by Dahl and McCloskey has been updated and enriched
by the ... 15 See, eg, Barry Friedman, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion
Has Influenced the Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning of the Constitution (
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009) 369: 'the long-run fate of the Roberts Court is not
 ...

Congress S Constitution

Author: Josh Chafetz
Publisher: Yale University Press
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See Barry Friedman, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion Has Influenced
the Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning of the Constitution (2009) (arguing
that the Supreme Court has always been quite responsive to public opinion);
Peter K. Enns & Patrick C. Wohlfarth, The Swing Justice, 75 J. Pol. 1089 (2013) (
finding that public opinion is a significant driver of the votes of swing justices in
closely divided Supreme Court cases); William Mishler & Reginald S. Sheehan,
Public ...

The Behavior Of Federal Judges

Author: Lee Epstein
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674067320
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The Impact of Public opinion on Supreme Court Decisions,” 87 American Political
Science Review 87, 88 (1993). 80. Kevin T. McGuire andJames A. Stimson, “The
Least Dangerous Branch Revisited: New evidence on Supreme Court
Responsiveness to Public Preferences,” 66 Journal ofPolitics 1018, 1019 (2004).
See also Barry Friedman, The Will ofthe People: How Public Opinion Has
Influenced the Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning ofthe Constitution (2009
); Robert erikson ...

The Oxford Handbook Of The U S Constitution

Author: Mark Tushnet
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Robert Dahl suggested over a half century ago that the Court is far less “
countermajoritarian” than is sometimes suggested,78 and Barry Friedman's
recent history of the Supreme Court and public opinion tends to confirm that
perspective.79 Friedman concludes that “[o]ver time, through a dialogue with the
justices, the Constitution ... 79 Friedman, B, The Will of the People: How Public
Opinion Has Influenced the Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning of the
Constitution (2009).

The Second Amendment

Author: Michael Waldman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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The continued explication of popular constitutionalism by progressive scholars
includes Larry Kramer, The People Themselves (New York: Oxford University
Press, 2005) and Barry Friedman, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion
Has Influenced the Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning of the Constitution (
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2009). The politics and personalities of the
current Supreme Court are welltraced in Jeffrey Toobin's The Nine: Inside the
Secret World ...

Framed

Author: Sanford Levinson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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9o http://presspubs.uchicago.edu/founders/documents/a3_1s10.html. 10o
Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pa. v. Casey, 505 U.S. 833, 867 (1992). 11
o See Barry Friedman, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion Has
Influenced the Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning of the Constitution (New
York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009); Lucas A. Powe, Jr., The Supreme Court
and the American Elite, 1789–2008 (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press,
2009). 12o Fay v.

Taking Liberties

Author: Susan N. Herman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199911983
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Bruce Fein, Constitutional Peril: The Life and Death Struggle for Our Constitution
and Democracy (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009). Michel Foucault,
Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison (New York: Vintage, 1979). Barry
Friedman, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion Has Influenced the
Supreme Court and Shaped the Meaning of the Constitution (New York: Farrar,
Straus & Giroux, 2009). Benjamin H. Friedman, Jim Harper, and Christopher A.
Preble, eds., ...