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The Burger Court and the rise of the judicial right / Michael J. Graetz and Linda Greenhouse.

Graetz, Michael J., (author.). Greenhouse, Linda, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 347.7326 GRA (Text) 39391006752172 Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 347.732 GRA (Text) 37323005267540 NONFIC Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781476732503
  • ISBN: 1476732507
  • Physical Description: x, 468 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The fall and rise of the death penalty -- Taming the trilogy -- Closing the federal courthouse doors -- Still separate, still unequal -- Seeking a higher education -- Privacy at a price -- The rocky road to sex equality -- Expression and repression -- A religious people's court -- Corporations are people too -- Battling workplace inequality -- Power and its abuse -- Richard Nixon in Warren Burger's court -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.: "Drawing on the personal papers of justices as well as other archives, a first-of-its-kind book provides a fresh perspective at the Warren Burger Supreme Court, digging down to the roots of its most significant decisions and shows how their legacy affects us today,"--NoveList.
Subject: Political questions and judicial power > History > 20th century.
United States. Supreme Court > History > 20th century.
Burger, Warren E., 1907-1995.

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