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
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0465083277

ISBN-13: 9780465083275

Pub. Date: 12/28/2006

Publisher: Basic Books

Praised as a must-have primer during the Roberts and Alito hearings, Radicals in Robes offers a rigorous yet accessible analysis of what’s at stake in the judiciary choices made during these warring days of the Warren/Rehnquist legacy. Radicals in Robes pulls away the veil of rhetoric from a dangerous and radical movement and issues a strong and

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Praised as a must-have primer during the Roberts and Alito hearings, Radicals in Robes offers a rigorous yet accessible analysis of what’s at stake in the judiciary choices made during these warring days of the Warren/Rehnquist legacy. Radicals in Robes pulls away the veil of rhetoric from a dangerous and radical movement and issues a strong and passionate warning about what conservatives really intend.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465083275
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
12/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
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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