The Resource Battle over the bench : senators, interest groups, and lower court confirmations, Amy Steigerwalt

Battle over the bench : senators, interest groups, and lower court confirmations, Amy Steigerwalt

Label
Battle over the bench : senators, interest groups, and lower court confirmations
Title
Battle over the bench
Title remainder
senators, interest groups, and lower court confirmations
Statement of responsibility
Amy Steigerwalt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
347.73/14
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8776
LC item number
.S74 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Constitutionalism and democracy
Label
Battle over the bench : senators, interest groups, and lower court confirmations, Amy Steigerwalt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-251) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the changing tone of lower federal court confirmations -- What makes a nomination run into trouble? : Senators, Interest Groups, and the four tracks to confirmation -- Death to nominees : senatorial courtesy and the ability to "kill" judicial confirmations -- "Herding cats" : holds and private political fights -- Interest groups and judicial confirmation : a view from the Senate -- Interest groups and the decision to object : sending confirmations down the public partisan track -- Whither nominees? : the fate of nominations sent down the public partisan track -- Conclusion : what the future holds for lower court nominations and the Senate confirmation process -- Appendix A. : Data collection methodology -- Appendix B. : Variable descriptions and measurements for Tobit Regressions -- Appendix C. : Circuit Court nominations opposed by interest groups, 99th-109th Congresses (1985-2006)
Control code
ocn753977919
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813929989
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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22573/ctt6t9hqp
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not applicable
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.b34909461
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)753977919
  • pebcs0813929989

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