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Contemplating courts, Lee Epstein, editor

Label
Contemplating courts
Title
Contemplating courts
Statement of responsibility
Lee Epstein, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Epstein, Lee
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judicial process
  • Justice, Administration of
  • Courts
Label
Contemplating courts, Lee Epstein, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 439-480) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Studying law and courts / Lee Epstein -- Part I. Actors in the legal system. 2. Electing judges / Lawrence Baum -- 3. Lobbying for justice : the rise of organized conflict in the politics of federal judgeships / Gregory A. Caldeira and John R. Wright -- 4. Capital investments in the U.S. Supreme Court : winning with Washington representation / Kevin T. McGuire -- 5. The mysterious case of establishment clause litigation : how organized litigants foiled legal change / Joseph F. Kobylka -- Part II. Trial courts. 6. Plea bargaining and local legal culture / Thomas W. Church -- 7. Imagined pasts : sexualized violence and the revision of truth / Kim Lane Scheppele -- 8. The fired football coach (or, how trial courts make policy) / Lynn Mather -- Part III. Lower appellate courts. 9. Patterns of appellate litigation, 1945-1990 / Christine B. Harrington and Daniel S. Ward -- 10. Decision making on the U.S. Court of Appeals / Jeffrey A. Segal, Donald R. Songer, and Charles M. Cameron --
  • Part IV. The U.S. Supreme Court. 11. The dynamics and determinants of agenda change in the Rehnquist court / Richard L. Pacelle, Jr. -- 12. By consent of the governed : directions in constitutional theory / Leslie Friedman Goldstein -- 13. The attitudinal model / Harold J. Spaeth -- 14. The role of the Supreme Court in American society : playing the reconstruction game / Lee Epstein and Thomas G. Walker -- Part V. The impact of the courts. 15. Media, knowledge, and public evaluations of the Supreme Court / Charles H. Franklin and Liane C. Kosaki -- 16. Do court decisions matter? / Lauren Bowen -- 17. The real world of constitutional rights : the Supreme Court and the implementation of the abortion decisions / Gerald N. Rosenberg -- Appendices / David C. Nixon
Dimensions
246 cm
Extent
xix, 499 pages
Isbn
9780871879837
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95006649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
96-B1412
Label
Contemplating courts, Lee Epstein, editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 439-480) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Studying law and courts / Lee Epstein -- Part I. Actors in the legal system. 2. Electing judges / Lawrence Baum -- 3. Lobbying for justice : the rise of organized conflict in the politics of federal judgeships / Gregory A. Caldeira and John R. Wright -- 4. Capital investments in the U.S. Supreme Court : winning with Washington representation / Kevin T. McGuire -- 5. The mysterious case of establishment clause litigation : how organized litigants foiled legal change / Joseph F. Kobylka -- Part II. Trial courts. 6. Plea bargaining and local legal culture / Thomas W. Church -- 7. Imagined pasts : sexualized violence and the revision of truth / Kim Lane Scheppele -- 8. The fired football coach (or, how trial courts make policy) / Lynn Mather -- Part III. Lower appellate courts. 9. Patterns of appellate litigation, 1945-1990 / Christine B. Harrington and Daniel S. Ward -- 10. Decision making on the U.S. Court of Appeals / Jeffrey A. Segal, Donald R. Songer, and Charles M. Cameron --
  • Part IV. The U.S. Supreme Court. 11. The dynamics and determinants of agenda change in the Rehnquist court / Richard L. Pacelle, Jr. -- 12. By consent of the governed : directions in constitutional theory / Leslie Friedman Goldstein -- 13. The attitudinal model / Harold J. Spaeth -- 14. The role of the Supreme Court in American society : playing the reconstruction game / Lee Epstein and Thomas G. Walker -- Part V. The impact of the courts. 15. Media, knowledge, and public evaluations of the Supreme Court / Charles H. Franklin and Liane C. Kosaki -- 16. Do court decisions matter? / Lauren Bowen -- 17. The real world of constitutional rights : the Supreme Court and the implementation of the abortion decisions / Gerald N. Rosenberg -- Appendices / David C. Nixon
Dimensions
246 cm
Extent
xix, 499 pages
Isbn
9780871879837
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95006649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
96-B1412

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