The Hughes Court: Justices, Rulings, and Legacy

The Hughes Court: Justices, Rulings, and Legacy

by Michael E. Parrish
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576071979

ISBN-13: 9781576071977

Pub. Date: 07/11/2002

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

An in-depth analysis of the workings and legacy of the Supreme Court led by Charles Evans Hughes.

Overview

An in-depth analysis of the workings and legacy of the Supreme Court led by Charles Evans Hughes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576071977
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/11/2002
Series:
ABC-CLIO Supreme Court Handbooks Series
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Series Forewordix
Prefacexi
Part 1Justices, Rulings, and Legacy1
1The Hughes Court and the Period3
Appointments9
The Court and Its Record22
References and Further Reading48
2The Justices51
Justices of the Progressive Era52
Justices of the Harding-Coolidge Era73
Mr. Hoover's Court90
Roosevelt's Justices113
References and Further Reading124
3Major Decisions127
The Scope of Judicial Power128
Separation of Powers136
Federalism142
Government and the Economy148
New Directions in Civil Liberties160
Righting Civil Wrongs170
Crime and Punishment171
References and Further Reading175
4Legacy and Impact177
References and Further Reading187
Part 2Reference Materials189
Key People, Laws, and Events191
Chronology279
Table of Cases293
Glossary301
Annotated Bibliography307
Index317
About the Author343

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