Protecting Constitutional Freedoms

Protecting Constitutional Freedoms

by Daan Braveman
     
 

According to Braveman, the federal courts are being systematically closed to individuals challenging the constitutionality of the conduct of state officials. Debate over the role of the federal court system in upholding constitutional rights is not new to readers of law journals and scholarly articles. Braveman now presents this crucial issue to the general public,

See more details below

Overview

According to Braveman, the federal courts are being systematically closed to individuals challenging the constitutionality of the conduct of state officials. Debate over the role of the federal court system in upholding constitutional rights is not new to readers of law journals and scholarly articles. Braveman now presents this crucial issue to the general public, who will find it of grave concern. His book brings together information that has previously been available only in separate articles.

Beginning with an historical overview of the emergence of the federal courts as the guardian of constitutional rights, Braveman then focuses on specific cases and doctrines to illustrate a radical change in our judicial philosophy. His book brings together information that has previously been available only in separate articles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313268335
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/11/1989
Series:
Contributions in Legal Studies Series, #56
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.56(d)
Lexile:
1650L (what's this?)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >