The Resource A Muted Fury : Populists, Progressives, and Labor Unions Confront the Courts, 1890-1937, (electronic resource)

A Muted Fury : Populists, Progressives, and Labor Unions Confront the Courts, 1890-1937, (electronic resource)

Label
A Muted Fury : Populists, Progressives, and Labor Unions Confront the Courts, 1890-1937
Title
A Muted Fury
Title remainder
Populists, Progressives, and Labor Unions Confront the Courts, 1890-1937
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For half a century before 1937, populists, progressives, and labor leaders complained bitterly that a ""judicial oligarchy"" impeded social and economic reform by imposing crippling restraints on trade unions and nullifying legislation that regulated business corporations. A Muted Fury, the first study of this neglected chapter in American political and legal history, explains the origins of hostility toward the courts during the Progressive Era, examines in detail the many measures that antagonists of the judiciary proposed for the curtailment of judicial power, and evaluates the su
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 347.73/12
  • 347.30712
Index
no index present
LC call number
KF4575
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
A Muted Fury : Populists, Progressives, and Labor Unions Confront the Courts, 1890-1937, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments ; Introduction; ONE ; The Seeds of Discord; TWO; Challenges to Constitutional Orthodoxy; THREE; Meliorative Measures; FOUR ; Reconstructing the Bench; FIVE; The Judicial Recall Movement; SIX; Theodore Roosevelt and the Judicial Referendum; SEVEN; Ebb and Flow, 1913-1921; EIGHT; The Taft Court and the Return of ""Normalcy""; NINE; The La Follette Proposal; TEN; The Borah Proposal; ELEVEN; The Supreme Court Calms the Tempest; TWELVE; The Judicial Issue in the 1924 Election; THIRTEEN; Final Conflicts, 1925-1937; Conclusion; INDEX
Control code
ocn884012870
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400863570
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt7376dv
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.b33106836
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884012870
  • jstordda1400863570

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