Radicals in Robes: Why Extreme Right-Wing Courts Are Wrong for America / Edition 1

Radicals in Robes: Why Extreme Right-Wing Courts Are Wrong for America / Edition 1

by Cass R. Sunstein
     
 

An original and timely analysis of one of the country’s most contentious issues: the hard right turn taken by the federal courts, and why balance must be restored to the judiciary branchSee more details below

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An original and timely analysis of one of the country’s most contentious issues: the hard right turn taken by the federal courts, and why balance must be restored to the judiciary branch

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465083275
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
12/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,362,424
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacexi
Introduction: The Constitution in Exile1
Part 1The Great Divide
1Fundamentalists and Minimalists, Perfectionists and Majoritarians23
2History's Dead Hand53
Part 2Great Divisions
3Is There a Right to Privacy?81
4Who May Marry?111
5Race and Affirmative Action131
6National Security151
7Minimalism at War175
8Separation of Powers199
9Guns, God, and More217
10Fundamentals243
Notes253
Index269

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