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The controversial court

Stephen Goode

The controversial court

Supreme Court influences on American life

by Stephen Goode

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Published by Messner in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Supreme Court -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States. Supreme Court.,
    • Constitutional law -- United States -- Cases -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Constitutional law -- United States.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the power of the Supreme Court and its use of judicial activism and restraint and looks at the major decisions of the Warren and Burger Courts.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Stephen Goode.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8742.Z9 G66 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3484028M
      ISBN 100671436562
      LC Control Number82003498


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