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Making sense of the constitution a primer on the Supreme Court and its struggle to apply our fundamental law

Title
Making sense of the constitution [electronic resource] : a primer on the Supreme Court and its struggle to apply our fundamental law / Walter M. Frank.
ISBN
9780809330836 (pbk. alk. paper)
0809330830 (pbk. alk. paper)
9780809330843 (e-book)
Published
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2012.
Physical Description
xi, 312 p.
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2011. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
April 15, 2013
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Some foundational ideas
The Constitution and its Amendments : an overview
The Fourteenth Amendment
The Supreme Court in the constitutional structure
What the court does : the stuff of judicial review
The federal judicial system
Life on the court
The litigation process : from complaint to Supreme Court opinion
The toolbox for judicial decision making
Crafting a Constitution
The court in action : contemporary constitutional controversies.
Also listed under
ebrary, Inc.
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