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The Resource The Oxford handbook of U.S. judicial behavior, edited by Lee Epstein and Stefanie A. Lindquist

The Oxford handbook of U.S. judicial behavior, edited by Lee Epstein and Stefanie A. Lindquist

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The Oxford handbook of U.S. judicial behavior
Title
The Oxford handbook of U.S. judicial behavior
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lee Epstein and Stefanie A. Lindquist
Title variation
  • Oxford handbook of United States judicial behavior
  • U.S. judicial behavior
  • United States judicial behavior
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[This book offers] an introduction and analysis of research regarding decision making by judges serving on federal and state courts in the U.S...[This handbook] describes and explains how the courts' political and social context, formal institutional structures, and informal norms affect judicial decision making. The Handbook also explores the impact of judges' personal attributes and preferences, as well as prevailing legal doctrine, influence, and shape case outcomes in state and federal courts. The volume also proposes avenues for future research in the various topics addressed throughout the book."--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Epstein, Lee
  • Lindquist, Stefanie A.
Series statement
Oxford handbooks of American Politics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Courts
  • Judges
  • Courts
  • Judges
  • United States
Label
The Oxford handbook of U.S. judicial behavior, edited by Lee Epstein and Stefanie A. Lindquist
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface -- Part I. Staffing the court. 1. Appointing federal judges / Nancy Scherer -- 2. Appointing Supreme Court justices / Christine L. Nemacheck -- 3. Judicial elections: judges and their "new-style" constituencies / James L. Gibson, Michael J. Nelson -- 4. Federal judicial tenure / Albert Yoon -- 5. Law clerks / Artemus Ward -- Part II. The litigation process and appellate review. 6. Gatekeeping and filtering in trial courts / Christina L. Boyd -- 7. Access to intermediate appellate courts / Donald R. Songer, Susan B. Haire -- 8. Agenda-setting on the U.S. Supreme Court / Ryan J. Owens, James Sieja -- 9. Courtroom proceedings in U.S. federal courts / Timothy R. Johnson -- Part III. Judicial decision-making and opinion content. 10. Opinion writing / Pamela C. Corley -- 11. Vertical stare decisis / Thomas G. Hansford -- 12. Law in judicial decision-making / David Klein -- 13. The strategic analysis of judicial behavior and the separation of powers / Chad L. Westerland -- 14. Judicial review / Tom Clark -- 15. The role of personal attributes and social backgrounds on judging / Tracey E. George, Taylor Grace Weaver -- 16. Ideology and partisanship / Justine D'Elia-Kueper, Jeffrey A. Segal -- 17. The economic analysis of judicial behavior / Lee Epstein, Jack Knight -- Part IV. Judges and their publics. 18. Judges and their audiences / Lawrence Baum -- 19. Interest groups and the judiciary / Jared Perkins, Paul M. Collins, Jr. -- 20. The relationship between courts and legislatures / Thomas M. Keck -- 21. Courts and executives / Jeffrey L. Yates, Scott Boddery -- 22. Covering the courts / Rorie Solberg -- 23. The Supreme Court and public opinion / Joseph Daniel Ura, Alison Higgins Merrill -- 24. Judicial impact / Matthew E.K. Hall -- Part V. Methods and approaches to studying the courts. 25. Cognition in the courts: analyzing the use of experiments to study legal decision-making / Eileen Braman -- 26. New measurement technologies: a review and application to Nuremberg and Justice Jackson / Daniel E. Ho, Michael Morse -- 27. The use of observational data to study law and the judiciary / Sara C. Benesh
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xxviii, 595 pages
Isbn
9780199579891
Lccn
2016961438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)966891695
Label
The Oxford handbook of U.S. judicial behavior, edited by Lee Epstein and Stefanie A. Lindquist
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface -- Part I. Staffing the court. 1. Appointing federal judges / Nancy Scherer -- 2. Appointing Supreme Court justices / Christine L. Nemacheck -- 3. Judicial elections: judges and their "new-style" constituencies / James L. Gibson, Michael J. Nelson -- 4. Federal judicial tenure / Albert Yoon -- 5. Law clerks / Artemus Ward -- Part II. The litigation process and appellate review. 6. Gatekeeping and filtering in trial courts / Christina L. Boyd -- 7. Access to intermediate appellate courts / Donald R. Songer, Susan B. Haire -- 8. Agenda-setting on the U.S. Supreme Court / Ryan J. Owens, James Sieja -- 9. Courtroom proceedings in U.S. federal courts / Timothy R. Johnson -- Part III. Judicial decision-making and opinion content. 10. Opinion writing / Pamela C. Corley -- 11. Vertical stare decisis / Thomas G. Hansford -- 12. Law in judicial decision-making / David Klein -- 13. The strategic analysis of judicial behavior and the separation of powers / Chad L. Westerland -- 14. Judicial review / Tom Clark -- 15. The role of personal attributes and social backgrounds on judging / Tracey E. George, Taylor Grace Weaver -- 16. Ideology and partisanship / Justine D'Elia-Kueper, Jeffrey A. Segal -- 17. The economic analysis of judicial behavior / Lee Epstein, Jack Knight -- Part IV. Judges and their publics. 18. Judges and their audiences / Lawrence Baum -- 19. Interest groups and the judiciary / Jared Perkins, Paul M. Collins, Jr. -- 20. The relationship between courts and legislatures / Thomas M. Keck -- 21. Courts and executives / Jeffrey L. Yates, Scott Boddery -- 22. Covering the courts / Rorie Solberg -- 23. The Supreme Court and public opinion / Joseph Daniel Ura, Alison Higgins Merrill -- 24. Judicial impact / Matthew E.K. Hall -- Part V. Methods and approaches to studying the courts. 25. Cognition in the courts: analyzing the use of experiments to study legal decision-making / Eileen Braman -- 26. New measurement technologies: a review and application to Nuremberg and Justice Jackson / Daniel E. Ho, Michael Morse -- 27. The use of observational data to study law and the judiciary / Sara C. Benesh
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xxviii, 595 pages
Isbn
9780199579891
Lccn
2016961438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)966891695

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