Direct Democracy And The Courts

Author: Kenneth P. Miller
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521765641
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They would seek to define their threatened interests as judicially-enforceable
rights and invoke the counter-majoritarian power of the courts to overturn the will
of the people. Pierce v. Society of Sisters. Two weeks ... For a discussion of the
incorporation controversy, see Henry J. Abraham and Barbara A. Perry, Freedom
and the Court: Civil Rights and Liberties in the United States, Eighth Edition (
Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2003), 33-105. For a discussion of the
relationship ...

Equal Protection

Author: Francis Graham Lee
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576078507
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Now in its eighth edition, Henry J. Abraham and Barbara A. Perry, 1998, Freedom
and the Court: Civil Rights and Liberties in the United States (Lawrence:
University Press of Kansas) provides a broad survey from the very first cases to
the most recent dealing with race and gender in “Race: The American Dilemma:
The Evolving Equal Protection of the Laws” (chapter 7), and “Gender and Race
under the New Equal Protection” (chapter 8). Gerald Gunther is generally
recognized as the ...

Creating Constitutional Change

Author: Gregg Ivers
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 9780813923031
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Among her numerous books and articles on the Supreme Court are The Priestly
Tribe: The Supreme Court's Image in the American Mind (Praeger Publishers,
1999) and Freedom and the Court: Civil Rights and Liberties in the United States,
eighth edition (University Press of Kansas, 2003), coauthored with Henry J.
Abraham. A former Judicial Fellow in the Office of the Administrative Assistant to
the Chief Justice at the US. Supreme Court, she teaches courses on
constitutional law and ...

Political Conflict In America

Author: A. Ware
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137010339
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On the role of courts in protecting civil liberties, see Henry J. Abraham and
Barbara A. Perry, Freedom and the Court: Civil Rights and Liberties in the United
States Eighth Edition, Lawrence KA, University of Kansas Press, 2003. 9. Bob
Blauner, Resisting McCarthyism: To Sign or Not to Sign California's Loyalty Oath,
Stanford CA, Stanford University Press, 2009. Robert Griffith, The Politics of Fear:
Joseph R. McCarthy and the Senate, Lexington KY, University of Kentucky Press,

Earl Warren And The Warren Court

Author: Harry N. Scheiber
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739116357
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Kamisar establishes the relevance to 26 See generally Powe, Warren Court;
Mark Tushnet, The Warren Court as History, in The Warren Court In Historical
And Political Perspective 7 (Mark Tushmnet, ed, 1993); Henry J. Abraham And
Barbara Perry, Freedom And The Court: Civil Rights And Liberties In The United
States (8th edition 2003). Justice Brennan would later take up the cause of
pressing for invocation of the Bill of Rights provisions of state constitutions, in
cases where the ...

Encyclopedia Of American Civil Liberties

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135947058
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An encyclopedia on American history and law, this work examines the issues of civil liberties and their relevance to major events. It also provides a historical context and a philosophical discussion of the evolution of civil liberties.

The Changing Supreme Court

Author: Thomas R. Hensley
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
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Provides a thorough discussion of the historical development of civil rights and liberties under the Constitution.

The New American Democracy

Author: Paul E. Peterson
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780321430076
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Freedom and the Court: Civil Rights and Liberties in the United States. 8th
Edition. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2003. Comprehensive
discussion of the Constitution's protections of civil rights and civil liberties. Casper
, Jonathan D. American Criminal Justice: The Defendant's Perspective.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1972. Discusses the day-to-day realities of
the criminal justice system. Friedman, Lawrence M. Crime and Punishment in
American History.