The Supreme Court and the Attitudinal Model Revisited / Edition 1

The Supreme Court and the Attitudinal Model Revisited / Edition 1

by Jeffrey A. Segal, Harold J. Spaeth
     
 

Two leading scholars of the Supreme Court explain and predict its decision making.See more details below

Overview

Two leading scholars of the Supreme Court explain and predict its decision making.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521789714
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/16/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
600,757
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Supreme Court policy making; 2. Models of decision making I: the legal model; 3. Models of decision making II: the attitudinal and rational choice models; 4. A political history of the Supreme Court; 5. Staffing the Court; 6. Getting into Court; 7. The decision on the merits: the legal process; 8. The decision on the merits: the attitudinal and rational choice models; 9. Opinion assignment and opinion coalitions; 10. The Supreme Court and constitutional democracy; 11. Conclusion.

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