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The Resource The myth of judicial activism : making sense of Supreme Court decisions, Kermit Roosevelt III

The myth of judicial activism : making sense of Supreme Court decisions, Kermit Roosevelt III

Label
The myth of judicial activism : making sense of Supreme Court decisions
Title
The myth of judicial activism
Title remainder
making sense of Supreme Court decisions
Statement of responsibility
Kermit Roosevelt III
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roosevelt, Kermit
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8742
LC item number
.R65 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • United States
  • Political questions and judicial power
Label
The myth of judicial activism : making sense of Supreme Court decisions, Kermit Roosevelt III
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-246) and index
Contents
The plain meaning of the constitution : the fallacy of direct enforcement -- The model : what doctrine is for -- From activism to legitimacy -- Equal protection, criminal procedure, executive detention -- Gay rights : Romer, Lawrence, and Goodridge -- Abortion : Roe and Casey -- Takings : Kelo v. City of New London -- The establishment clause -- The death penalty : Roper and Atkins -- The First Amendment : campaign finance reform -- Refusing to defer -- Reviled decisions -- Branches behaving badly : whom do you trust?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780300114683
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006013002
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67384008
  • (OCoLC)67384008
Label
The myth of judicial activism : making sense of Supreme Court decisions, Kermit Roosevelt III
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-246) and index
Contents
The plain meaning of the constitution : the fallacy of direct enforcement -- The model : what doctrine is for -- From activism to legitimacy -- Equal protection, criminal procedure, executive detention -- Gay rights : Romer, Lawrence, and Goodridge -- Abortion : Roe and Casey -- Takings : Kelo v. City of New London -- The establishment clause -- The death penalty : Roper and Atkins -- The First Amendment : campaign finance reform -- Refusing to defer -- Reviled decisions -- Branches behaving badly : whom do you trust?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780300114683
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006013002
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67384008
  • (OCoLC)67384008

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