The Supreme Court And The American Elite 1789 2008

Author: Lucas A. Powe, Jr.
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674054423
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Drawing on more than four decades of thinking about the Supreme Court and its role in the American political system, this book offers a new, clear, and troubling perspective on American jurisprudence, politics, and history.

The Warren Court And American Politics

Author: L. A. Scot Powe
Publisher: Belknap Press
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In learned and lively narrative, Powe discusses over 200 significant rulings of the Supreme Court under Chief Justice Earl Warren, especially the explosive "Brown" decision, which fundamentally challenged the Southern way of life. 13 ...


Author: Sanford Levinson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199930872
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10o See Jeff Shesol, Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. the Supreme Court
(New York: Norton, 2010). ... Straus and Giroux, 2009); Lucas A. Powe, Jr., The
Supreme Court and the American Elite, 17892008 (Cambridge, MA: Harvard ...

In The Balance Law And Politics On The Roberts Court

Author: Mark Tushnet
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393241432
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Harvard Law School professor and constitutional law expert Mark Tushnet clarifies the lines of conflict and what is at stake on the Supreme Court as it hangs “in the balance” between its conservatives and its liberals.

Media Law A Very Short Introduction

Author: Lucas A. Powe Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780190219727
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Media Law: A Very Short Introduction provides a description of the development and status of the law relating to all media -- newspapers, magazines, books, broadcasting, the Internet -- in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Drug War Zone

Author: Howard Campbell
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292782799
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Half of the book consists of oral histories from drug traffickers, and the other half from law enforcement officials.


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Though the Constitution deems the Court the third co-equal branch, its role in
national politics today, and throughout our history, is in ... The Constitution, and
Lucas Powe's The Supreme Court and the American Elite: 1789-2008, suggest
that ...

A Death In The Islands

Author: Mike Farris
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1510712151
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Written in the style of a novel, but meticulously following the historical record, A Death in the Islands weaves a story of lies, deception, mental illness, racism, revenge, and murder—a series of events in the Territory of Hawaii that ...