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The Rehnquist court

judicial activism on the right

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Published by Hill and Wang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Rehnquist, William H., 1924-,
    • United States. Supreme Court.,
    • Conservatism -- United States.,
    • Judicial process -- Political aspects -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographic references and index.

      Statementedited by Herman Schwartz.
      ContributionsSchwartz, Herman, 1931-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8742.A5 R44 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 276 p. ;
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3568416M
      ISBN 100809080737
      LC Control Number2002068670

      Based on expert use of archival material, particularly Justice Thurgood Marshall's papers, and a firm command of Supreme Court jurisprudence and secondary literature, the book's introduction to the personalities and inner workings of the Rehnquist Court will fascinate and enlighten general readers interested in public affairs acessible, yet 5/5(1). U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist sets a simple goal for himself: "This book is designed to convey to the interested, informed lay Popular Pages Home.

        By John W. Dean Free Press. pp. $26 Monday, Novem Chapter One Introduction: The Backstory. The heart of the story of William Rehnquist's appointment to the Supreme Court begins on. The Rehnquist Court refers to the Supreme Court of the United States from to , when William Rehnquist served as Chief Justice of the United States. Rehnquist succeeded Warren Burger as Chief Justice after the latter's retirement, and Rehnquist served as Chief Justice until his death in , No. of positions: 9.

      The Failure of the Rehnquist Court. The counterrevolution that wasn't. by Richard E. Morgan. Email. Share. Print. Subscribe. With the Chief Justice's death last September, the book was closed on the Rehnquist Court. Politically and jurisprudentially, however, the book had slammed shut long before. In , when William H. Rehnquist was.   Professor Mark V. Tushnet of Georgetown University Law Center, the author of a new book, "A Court Divided: The Rehnquist Court and the Future of Constitutional Law," said that the earlier.


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