ISBN-10:
0700609199
ISBN-13:
2900700609191
Pub. Date:
10/30/1998
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Lochner v. New York: Economic Regulation on Trial / Edition 1

Lochner v. New York: Economic Regulation on Trial / Edition 1

by Paul Kens

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ISBN-13: 2900700609191
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 10/30/1998
Series: Landmark Law Cases and American Society Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 226
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author


Paul Kens is associate professor of political science and history at Southwest Texas State University and the author of Justice Stephen Field: Shaping Liberty from the Gold Rush to the Gilded Age and Judicial Power and Reform Politics: The Anatomy of Lochner v. New York, on which this book is based. In 1996 the Supreme Court Historical Society awarded him the Hughes-Gossett Award for Historical Excellence for the best article published in its journal.

Table of Contents

Editors' Preface
Acknowledgments
1. Introduction
2. Not Like Grandma Used to Bake
3. A Long Struggle for Shorter Hours
4. The Politics of Business as Usual
5. Tenement Reform Looks in the Cellar
6. Free to Bake or Left to Toil?
7. Nothing to Do with Due Process
8. Freedom to Agree to Anything
9. The Final Forum
10. Reform's Nemesis
11. The Lochner Era
12. Epilogue
Chronology
Bibliographical Essay
Index

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