Supremes: Essays on the Current Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States / Edition 1 by Barbara A. Perry | 9780820440460 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Supremes: Essays on the Current Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States / Edition 1

Supremes: Essays on the Current Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States / Edition 1

by Barbara A. Perry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0820440469

ISBN-13: 9780820440460

Pub. Date: 11/01/1999

Publisher: Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated

"The Supremes" brings to life the nine justices of the current U.S. Supreme Court, illuminating the intriguing stories of the high court's members through engaging portrayals of each justice's biography, judicial philosophy, and personality. Dr. Perry, who met with all nine justices during her judicial fellowship at the Supreme Court in 1994-1995, captures the essence

Overview

"The Supremes" brings to life the nine justices of the current U.S. Supreme Court, illuminating the intriguing stories of the high court's members through engaging portrayals of each justice's biography, judicial philosophy, and personality. Dr. Perry, who met with all nine justices during her judicial fellowship at the Supreme Court in 1994-1995, captures the essence of the varied personal and professional paths that led these jurists to the nation's highest tribunal. This work constitutes a unique resource for both veteran and new observers of the Supreme Court.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820440460
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/01/1999
Series:
Teaching Texts in Law and Politics Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
159

Table of Contents

Introduction1
Chapter 1William H. Rehnquist9
Chapter 2John Paul Stevens27
Chapter 3Sandra Day O'Connor41
Chapter 4Antonin Scalia57
Chapter 5Anthony M. Kennedy73
Chapter 6David H. Souter87
Chapter 7Clarence Thomas101
Chapter 8Ruth Bader Ginsburg115
Chapter 9Stephen G. Breyer127
Bibliography141
Index149

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