the oxford companion to the supreme court of the united states

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The Oxford Companion To The Supreme Court Of The United States

Author : Kermit L. Hall
ISBN : 9780195176612
Genre : Law
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The second edition of this authoritative guide on the impact of the Supreme Court's decisions on American society includes updated entries on key cases over the past thirteen years, as well as a fully revised treatment of areas of constitutional law.

The Oxford Companion To The Supreme Court Of The United States

Author : Kermit Hall
ISBN : UOM:39015062867612
Genre : Law
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The second edition of this authoritative guide on the impact of the Supreme Court's decisions on American society includes updated entries on key cases over the past thirteen years, as well as a fully revised treatment of areas of constitutional law.

The Oxford Guide To United States Supreme Court Decisions

Author : Kermit L. Hall
ISBN : 0195139240
Genre : History
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Offers accounts of over four hundred cases argued before the Supreme Court, including Marbury v. Madison, Scott v. Sandford, and Brown v. Board of Education.

The Young Oxford Companion To The Supreme Court Of The United States

Author : John J. Patrick
ISBN : 0195078772
Genre : Science
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An introduction to the Supreme Court, using the device of alphabetically listing and explaining its decisions, justices, concepts, legal terms, practices, and issues.

The Supreme Court Of The United States

Author : John J. Patrick
ISBN : 9780190294854
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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This completely revised and updated third edition to the Young Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States (1994) and The Supreme Court of the United States, second edition (2001) contains a complete, A-to-Z encyclopedia of the Supreme Court, its history, and current operations. This third edition includes new articles on six cases: American Library Association v. United States (2003), Bush v. Gore (2000), Grutter v. Bollinger (2003), Lawrence v. Texasr (2003), Pierce v. Society of Sisters (1925), and Zelman v. Simmons-Harris (2002). Other new articles cover Fundamental rights doctrine, Intermediate scrutiny, Preferred freedoms doctrine, Strict scrutiny, and National security issues. There are updates to articles on all sitting justices, and new articles on the two newly appointed justices, Chief Justice John Roberts and Samuel Alito. The following 17 articles are updated with new examples and cases: Abortion, Affirmative action, Appointment of justices, Capital punishment, Due process of law, Equality under the Constitution, Federalism, Freedom of speech and press, Impeachment, Jurisdiction, Lemon test, Privacy, right to, Property rights, Religious issues under the Constitution, Rights of the accused, Searches and seizures, Separation of powers. All of the back matter is thoroughly updated.

The Oxford Companion To United States History

Author : Paul S. Boyer
ISBN : 9780195082098
Genre : History
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Provides more than 1400 entries covering the social, cultural, intellectual, artistic, and religious trends of the United States over the past three hundred years.

The Oxford Companion To American Law

Author : Kermit Hall
ISBN : UOM:49015002894005
Genre : History
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The comprehensive reference guide to American law features entries written by more than three hundred experts on everything from the Salem witchcraft trials to wiretapping.

The History Of The Supreme Court Of The United States

Author : William M. Wiecek
ISBN : 0521848202
Genre : History
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A history of the United States Supreme Court between 1941 and 1953.

The Oxford Guide To United States Supreme Court Decisions

Author : Kermit Hall
ISBN : STANFORD:36105134447189
Genre : Law
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Here are the landmark decisions that have shaped American life, described by some of America's most eminent legal scholars. The new edition contains more than 450 entries on major cases, including 53 new entries on the latest landmark rulings. This outstanding guide serves as an excellent introduction to the work of the Court from the late eighteenth century to the present day.

Supreme Court For Dummies

Author : Lisa Paddock
ISBN : 1118068653
Genre : Political Science
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Gives you the scoop on how the Court reaches its decisions Get involved and track a case through the system This fun and easy guide demystifies the federal court system by describing what kinds of cases the justices hear, outlining how cases reach the Supreme Court, clarifying legal terms, and explaining how the Court arrives at its decisions. You'll discover how to get inside the Court yourself and investigate both the key issues and the players involved. The Dummies Way * Explanations in plain English * "Get in, get out" information * Icons and other navigational aids * Tear-out cheat sheet * Top ten lists * A dash of humor and fun

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