Storm Center: The Supreme Court in American Politics / Edition 9 by David M. O'Brien | 9780393911961 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Storm Center: The Supreme Court in American Politics / Edition 9

Storm Center: The Supreme Court in American Politics / Edition 9

by David M. O'Brien
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393911969

ISBN-13: 9780393911961

Pub. Date: 02/24/2011

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

An inside look at the workings of the Supreme Court written by a top scholar and commentator.

Overview

An inside look at the workings of the Supreme Court written by a top scholar and commentator.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393911961
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
02/24/2011
Edition description:
Ninth Edition
Pages:
458
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations ix

List of Tables, Charts, and Graphs xi

Preface xiii

Acknowledgments xvii

1 A Struggle for Power 1

2 The Cult of the Robe 33

3 Life in the Marble Temple 107

4 Deciding What to Decide 164

5 Deciding Cases and Writing Opinions 237

6 The Court and American Life 308

Appendix: Members of the Supreme Court of the United States 369

Notes 373

Glossary 413

Selected Further Readings 419

Index 423

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