Judicial Review in an Age of Moral Pluralism

Judicial Review in an Age of Moral Pluralism

by Ronald C. Den Otter
     
 

This book considers how judicial review can be improved to strike the appropriate balance between legislative and judicial power.See more details below

Overview

This book considers how judicial review can be improved to strike the appropriate balance between legislative and judicial power.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521762045
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/31/2009
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Ronald C. Den Otter is Assistant Professor of Political Science at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. He received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and his Ph.D. in political science from UCLA, where as a teaching assistant he won an award for outstanding teaching. Professor Den Otter has also taught undergraduate courses in public law and political theory at Cal State Los Angeles, UCLA, and Pepperdine University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Public justification and constitutional theory; 2. Freedom and equality in constitutional history; 3. The challenge of public justification; 4. Competing conceptions of public reason; 5. Constitutional public reason; 6. The limits of public justification; 7. Standard objections to public reason; 8. Easier cases; 9. Harder cases; 10. The case for judicial review; Conclusion; References; Index.

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