The Judiciary: Tenth Edition / Edition 10

The Judiciary: Tenth Edition / Edition 10

by Henry J. Abraham
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0814706533

ISBN-13: 9780814706534

Pub. Date: 11/01/1996

Publisher: New York University Press

Revised and updated to include the latest Supreme Court decisions, this classic text, now in its tenth edition, provides a concise overview of the judiciary in general and the Supreme Court in particular. The only book available that combines theory and practice of the judicial process with civil rights and liberties, The Judiciary acquaints students with

Overview

Revised and updated to include the latest Supreme Court decisions, this classic text, now in its tenth edition, provides a concise overview of the judiciary in general and the Supreme Court in particular. The only book available that combines theory and practice of the judicial process with civil rights and liberties, The Judiciary acquaints students with the intricacies of our courts, the people who compose them, and their relationship to other branches of government, as well as to individuals and groups.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814706534
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
11/01/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1 American Courts in Practice
2 Courts and Public Policy: Personnel, Judicial Review, and Activism vs. Restraint
3 Fundamental Freedoms I: Basic Considerations
4 Fundamental Freedoms II: Religion and Expression
5 Fundamental Freedoms III: Political, Racial, and Sexual Equality
Appendix A: Statistical Data on Supreme Court Justices
Appendix B: The Constitution of the United States of America
Case Index
Subject Index

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