Majority Rule or Minority Will: Adherence to Precedent on the U.S. Supreme Court / Edition 1
  • Majority Rule or Minority Will: Adherence to Precedent on the U.S. Supreme Court / Edition 1
  • Majority Rule or Minority Will: Adherence to Precedent on the U.S. Supreme Court / Edition 1

Majority Rule or Minority Will: Adherence to Precedent on the U.S. Supreme Court / Edition 1

by Harold J. Spaeth, Jeffrey A. Segal
     
 

This book, first published in 1999, examines the influence of precedent on the behavior of the US Supreme Court justices.See more details below

Overview

This book, first published in 1999, examines the influence of precedent on the behavior of the US Supreme Court justices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521805711
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2012
Edition description:
1 PBK ED
Pages:
378
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

List of tables and figures; Preface; 1. Precedent and the Court; 2. Measuring precedential behavior; 3. Precedential behavior from the beginning through the Chase Court; 4. Precedential behavior bridging the 19th and 20th centuries; 5. Precedential behavior in the Hughes, Stone, and Vinson courts; 6. Precedential behavior in the Warren court; 7. Precedential behavior in the Burger Court; 8. Precedential behavior in the Rehnquist court; 9. The Supreme court and state decisions; 10. Conclusions; List of references; Case index; Subject/name index.

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