Great Justices of the U. S. Supreme Court: Ratings and Case Studies

Great Justices of the U. S. Supreme Court: Ratings and Case Studies

by William D. Pederson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0820420662

ISBN-13: 9780820420660

Pub. Date: 05/01/1993

Publisher: Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated

This is a volume of original essays with a new poll of legal scholars, lawyers, and judges that independently ranks America's Supreme Court Justices. The editors also offer a dozen case studies by political scientists and historians of the greatest justices. In addition, there is an analysis of Ronald Reagan's appointees, and a chapter on the jurispudence of Lewis

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This is a volume of original essays with a new poll of legal scholars, lawyers, and judges that independently ranks America's Supreme Court Justices. The editors also offer a dozen case studies by political scientists and historians of the greatest justices. In addition, there is an analysis of Ronald Reagan's appointees, and a chapter on the jurispudence of Lewis Powell, the «godfather» of the emerging center on the Supreme Court. The concluding chapter surveys the ingredients of overall judical leadership, regardless of court level. Henry J. Abraham contributes the preface and additional chapters. A select bibliography and index are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820420660
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/1993
Series:
American University Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
388
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.85(d)

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